TERRE HAUTE, Ind (WTWO/WISH) — An accidental,self-inflicted shooting on Indiana State University’s campus has injured a 28-year-old man, according to university officials.
Campus officials sent an email to students and staff saying the victim is not a student, just someone visiting campus.
An alert was also sent out to students and staff that the shooting victim was found near Cromwell Hall on campus and to avoid the area.
It happened around 9:30 Sunday night.
University officials say the man sustained an injury to his upper right left and is in serious condition. He is currently being treated at a local hospital, however his injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.
The area near Cromwell Hall has since been reopened and there is no threat to campus.