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Greenup Co., KY, child accidentally shot by young boy

Incident happens when boy was playing with gun. KY State Police are investigating.
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By David Greer
Kentucky Press News Service

A 6-year-old girl from Greenup County in northeast Kentucky is recovering from a gunshot wound in a West Virginia hospital.

WSAZ-TV in West Virginia reports the girl was shot accidentally by a young boy when the children were playing with a gun.

Kentucky State Police are investigating the incident.

The station said on its website that the girl is in critical but stable condition at Cabell-Huntington Hospital. The incident happened Sunday afternoon at a home on Hoods Run Road.

This story was posted on 2017-02-06 09:52:52
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