A 49-year-old Iron County woman was taken to the hospital on Monday after accidentally shooting herself in the legs.
According to the Iron County Sheriff's Department, Michelle Stebic had received a gunshot wound to both legs when the firearm went off while she was examining it.
Police report that Stebic thought the chamber had been cleared before she began examining the gun. She was taken to Northstar Hospital for treatment of her injuries. No word on her current condition.