WASHINGTON D.C. (WAFB) - MedStar Washington Hospital Center issued an update on Congressman Steve Scalise's condition Friday, June 23 after the congressman was shot on June 14 during a congressional baseball game practice.
The hospital said the following:
On June 21, the hospital upgraded his condition from serious to fair.
Scalise was shot Wednesday, June 14 during a congressional baseball practice by a gunman who opened fire, injuring multiple people before being shot himself and later dying.
Scalise sustained a single wound from a rifle, entering in the area of his left hip.The bullet traveled straight across toward the other hip, in what doctor's call a transpelvic gunshot wound. The round fragmented, and caused significant damage to bones, internal organs and blood vessels.