ST. CHARLES, Mo. ( -- A man accidentally shot himself outside the St. Charles Convention Center Saturday afternoon.

The convention center is hosting a 2-day gun and knife show this weekend.

Crews responded to the convention center's parking lot for an accidental shooting around 1:30 p.m.

A 21-year-old man had accidentally shot himself in the left lower leg.

The man was transported with non-life threatening injuries.

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