A police officer accidentally shot himself in the leg at the New Smyrna Beach Police shooting range on Tuesday morning.

  • Port Orange cop was training at New Smyrna Beach Police gun range
  • Officer stable after accidentally shooting himself in the leg, police said

The Port Orange Police officer was training at the New Smyrna Beach facility when he shot himself in the calf, Port Orange Police said.

The officer, whose name will not be released, police said, was in stable condition at a hospital Tuesday afternoon. The cop was a new officer and was still in new hire training.

The incident is under investigation, police said.