Uber driver accidentally discharges gun at water park

- Tampa police responded to the Adventure Island Water Park for a shooting and found that an Uber driver accidentally discharged his gun while in an argument with two brothers. 

According to police two brothers wanted to get into the Uber car but the driver said he didn't want to take the fare since they were so wet.  The two began arguing with the driver to let them into the car. But when the argument escalated into a fight, the Uber driver reached for a gun in his glove box and accidentally fired the weapon.

Nobody was shot or injured in the incident and there were no arrests.

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