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Reagan security agent accidentally shoots self

KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.

February 5, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A secret service agent assigned to former first lady Nancy Reagan is recovering after accidentally shooting himself at a Ventura County Sheriff's Department shooting range.

The agent was reportedly putting a gun in his holster while at a shooting range in Camarillo on Friday when the gun went off and hit his hip.

He is expected to fully recover.

The Ventura County Star reports the agent was assigned to a unit that provides security for Nancy Reagan.