HAZEL DELL, Oregon - A 911 call reported that a man and woman fighting and with a weapon in the parking lot of the Forest Creek Apartments located at 7316 NE 16th Avenue in Hazel Dell.
When Clark County deputies arrived, both the man and woman had left in a silver sedan. Deputies stopped the car in a nearby parking lot. Deputies later discovered the couple are married but separated.
As deputies attempted to have the two exit the vehicle, a shotgun blast was fired from inside the car. It is believed at this point that the blast was accidental and unintentional. No one was injured from the shotgun blast.
The male was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries not related to the shotgun blast. The female remains in custody.