Limestone County investigators rule child shooting an accident; child in critical condition

Limestone County investigators rule child shooting an accident; child in critical condition
Limestone County Investigators respond to child shot (Source: Blake Williams)

LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WAFF) - UPDATE: The four-year-old child shot in Limestone county this weekend is still in critical condition.

Investigators have ruled the shooting accidental.

No further details are available at this time.

ORIGINAL: A four-year old child in Limestone county was rushed to the hospital. Sheriff’s investigators say the child was shot. It happened earlier tonight on Brownsferry Road.

Right now, investigators are trying to figure out what happened. We don’t have a condition on the child. We do know the child was taken to Athens-Limestone Hospital, but could be transported to another hospital depending on the severity of the injury.

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