Man airlifted after being shot in Harris Co., gun may have accidentally discharged: authorities

One man was airlifted to the hospital after authorities said a pistol was accidentally discharged. 

According to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, the incident occurred on the 3400 block of Barkers Crossing Avenue. 

Authorities said a preliminary investigation revealed an individual may have accidentally discharged a pistol and struck a neighbor. 

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The victim was airlifted to the hospital in serious condition. 

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No other details were released as the incident is still under investigation.