10-Year-Old Virginia Boy Shot In Chest In Hunting Accident
According to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, a ten-year-old boy was shot in a hunting accident on Monday afternoon The boy was dove hunting with his family in Dinwiddie. A gun fired and shotgun pellets struck the boy’s chest and shoulder, according to NBC 12.
The child was rushed to Southside Regional Medical Center in Petersburg. He sustained injuries which were not a threat to his life .
Family friends say the boy may even be well enough to head to school Tuesday, so all is good, and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is investigating. Authorities have not said whether charges will be pending.
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