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Mount Vernon teen killed in gun accident

MOUNT PLEASANT, TX (KLTV) -

A Mt. Vernon teenager has died as a result of a gun accident.

The student was reportedly cleaning a gun in his home. The gun went off and the student was killed.

Mt. Vernon ISD Superintendent John Kaufman confirms that grief counselors have been available at the high school where the student attended.

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