18-year-old high school found dead from gunshot wound in Lawrence Co.

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) - An 18-year-old died from a gunshot wound Sunday and Lawrence County authorities are investigating. 

According to Sheriff John Myers, the teen was found Sunday morning on North Brace Road in Summertown. 

Officials said the 18-year-old high school student was found with a fatal gunshot wound. 

Sheriff Myers says the shooting was initially investigated as accidental or self-inflicted, but the investigation continues. The victim has not been identified. 

Deputies are not seeking a shooter at this time.  

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