Man's gun accidentally fires, hits car

SAN DIEGO - No one was injured after a gun accidentally fired onto a busy Ocean Beach street Wednesday afternoon.

San Diego police told 10News a man was cleaning his gun when it accidentally discharged.

The bullet broke through his window and struck a vehicle on West Point Loma Boulevard, police said.

A witness said, "It was like disbelief. You almost didn't know what just happened. It was just a loud pop. Absolutely one more second and it could have been me."

Police told 10News the gun's owner was questioned, but the case is being turned over to the San Diego County District Attorney's Office for review.

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