NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Emergency Medical Services workers rushed to the Metropolitan Museum of Art Friday afternoon after a shot rang out.

The incident took place at around 3 p.m.

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EMS tells CBS 2 that a man who works as a security guard accidentally shot himself in the leg.

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The victim is in his 50s.

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The injury is not considered life-threatening. The man was taken to New York Hospital.