2-year-old boy accidentally shot in Mississippi, police say

A child was rushed to the hospital Monday after accidental gunfire in Mississippi, according to police.

The 2-year-old boy was shot in Corinth, Mississippi on Proper Street around 8:30 a.m., the Corinth Police Department told FOX13.

That baby boy was rushed to Magnolia Hospital for surgery and then taken to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in Memphis around 11:20 a.m., according to police.

Police said they believe the shooting was accidental but that the incident is still under investigation.

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