Seven-year-old boy kills self while playing with parent’s gun

A seven-year-old boy has accidentally killed himself while playing with a gun. The incident occured in Alabama, USA.

Sgt. Jack Self with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded Monday evening to a home in Concord.

A preliminary investigation shows the boy was handling the gun in a bedroom, when it discharged and struck him.

He was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Investigation is ongoing and no additional details have been released.

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