Two-year-old Accidentally Shoots Herself in Smyrna


UPDATE: The toddler is listed in stable condition, according to Smyrna police Saturday night. No charges are filed in the incident at this time. The investigation is open and evidence is being turned over to the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office for review.


SMYRNA, Tenn. -- A 2-year-old in Smyrna is at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville after accidentally shooting herself.

Police were called to the 4000 block of Snowbird Drive at around 11 a.m. on Saturday for a shooting. Smyrna Police Sergeant Bobby Gibson tells FOX 17 News that the 2-year-old girl went by LifeFlight to Vanderbilt Medical Center after gaining access to a gun and accidentally shooting herself.

The family of the 2-year-old says her injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

The incident is under investigation.

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