ADGER, Ala. (AP) Authorities say a teenage woman has been killed throughout a searching accident in Alabama.
Information retailers report the 15-yr-previous was shot on Monday about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Birmingham.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies consider the woman and an grownup household pal had been on a youth hunt. Authorities say the woman climbed down from a tree stand whereas they ready to go away. Because the good friend handed down her rifle, deputies say the gun fired and struck the 15-yr-previous.
The teenager was taken to a hospital the place she was pronounced lifeless. Her id was not instantly launched.
Chief Deputy Randy Christian says the investigation signifies the capturing was a tragic accident.