Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call from a male subject at 1:54pm advising heâ€™d accidentally shot himself with a pistol in the stomach.
Strawberry Fire, ProMed Ambulance and Lawrence County Deputies were all dispatched to the area. The subject was stopped on the side of the highway in a F-250 truck near the Strawberry River Bridge.
A medical helicopter from Survival Flight was requested by medics to respond to the scene.
The medical helicopter landed at 2:25pm, the victim was airlifted to an area hospital for treatment of injuries.
The name of the victim has not been released by authorities at this time.
Dailâ€™s Wrecker Service of Ravenden was requested to remove the vehicle.
The incident is being investigated by the Lawrence County Sheriffâ€™s Office.