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Adair County Toddler Injured In Accident With Gun

ADAIR COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Adair County Community Voice is reporting that a 2-year-old was taken to the hospital after he and another child found a gun and it went off.

Officers say they were dispatched Sunday afternoon after someone called 911, saying a child had been injured from falling on glass.

It was later determined the child had a gunshot wound to the head.

The boy was taken to T.J. Health Columbia then flown to Norton Children’s Hospital in Louisville.

As of Monday afternoon, the child was listed as stable.

Alexia Walters

Alexia Walters

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