22-year-old Matthew Goins and 22-year-old William Bennett, of London, Kentucky were target shooting with a handgun when the gun jammed. While trying to clear the weapon the gun unintentionally discharged.
The bullet hit Goins in the hand and Bennett in the leg. They were taken to the local hospital where they were treated and released.
Police classified the incident as an accidental shooting and no charges are expected to be filed.