Police say 14-year-old was accidentally shot in Lebanon - WKRN News 2

Police say 14-year-old was accidentally shot in Lebanon

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LEBANON, Tenn. -

Lebanon police said a teen was shot accidentally on Tuesday while he and a friend were looking at a gun.

According to a report in the Wilson Post, the accident occurred just after 8:30 p.m. at a home in the 500 block of Fairview Avenue.

The newspaper reported the 14-year-old victim told police he accidentally shot himself in the leg while he was handling the weapon.

The teen was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville for treatment.

His condition was not immediately released.

*The Wilson Post contributed to this report.

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