Two boys involved in accidental shooting, victim taken to Vanderbilt
LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. (WZTV) —
Lawrence County deputies said an Amish boy was taken to Vanderbilt Medical Center after he was accidentally shot in the chest by another Amish boy.
Deputies responded to the shooting in the 250 block of Hudson Road on Sunday. They found an Amish boy had been shot in the chest with a .22 rifle.
During the investigation, another Amish boy was found to have accidentally discharged the rifle. No foul play is suspected.
The victim is receiving treatment at Vanderbilt Medical Center.