Child hospitalized after accidental shooting in Parke County


PARKE COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) – A local child is recovering after an accidental shooting in Parke County.

First responders were called to a rural home around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

The Parke County Sheriff’s Office says a 12-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the foot.

The sheriff’s office says it happened while the boy and two other children were hunting with adult supervision.

The child was transported to Regional Hospital.

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