14-year-old accidentally shoots himself in West Montgomery

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Montgomery, AL (WSFA) - A 14-year-old boy is in the hospital with a gunshot wound.

The shooting happened in front of this home on Rosa Parks Avenue, and apparently it was all an accident.

Police say the boy was playing with some friends while holding the gun when it went off.

He was hit in the upper body, and is being treated at Baptist South with possible life-threatening injuries.

Police are on the scene investigating the shooting.

So far, no charges have been filed.

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