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6-Year-Old Child Shot in Shoulder

A six-year-old child is recovering from a reported accidental shooting.
ECTOR COUNTY, TX (Local Big 2) -- A six-year-old child is recovering from a reported accidental shooting.

Ector County Sheriff deputies say the child was accidentally shot by his 15-year-old sibling.

Authorities say the child was shot in the shoulder and is being transported to a Lubbock hospital.

Here's the full report from ECSO:

On 6-13-14 at approx. 3:00 pm , Ector County Sheriff’s Deputies were notified of a child gunshot victim. The shooting occurred in the 16000 block of S. Hwy 385 Odessa, Ector County Texas. The child a 6 year old male was transported to Odessa Regional Medical Center Hospital by private vehicle.

The child was shot in the left shoulder, injuries appear non life threatening, the child is being transported to Lubbock, Covenant Hospital, by Care Flight.

The case at this time is being investigated as an accident, the victim was shot by 15 year old sibling.

The investigation is on going.

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