10-Year-Old Girl Dead After Accidental Target Practice Shooting
The girl died Monday morning according to a W. Virginia sheriff’s office.
Officials initially said that the girl and a 9-year-old boy were doing target practice with a 410 shotgun in Quick Virginia when the shooting occurred, according to West Virginia’s MetroNews.
Police said the girl suffered wounds to her chest and arm. The Charleston Gazette reported that an investigation is under way.