Boy, 9, shot while playing with gun

July 25, 2009 12:20:32 PM PDT
A 9-year-old boy has died from a gunshot after he and his brother were looking at a gun -- unaware that it was loaded. KBMT-TV reports the shooting happened at a home Friday in Orange.

Neighbors say the victim was struck in the head and was flown by helicopter to Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth's in Beaumont where he later died.

Law enforcement officials are investigating.

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