Newburg Borough, PA – A Clearfield County man accidentally shot himself in the leg yesterday while cleaning his guns.

Around 11:30 Tuesday morning, 32-year-old Mark McCulley had been at a home on Main Street in Newburg, just south of Mahaffey.

He accidentally shot himself just below the left knee with a 9mm pistol.

He was taken by ambulance to Altoona Hospital to be treated for the wound.