A boy had to be rushed to the hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the hand in West Miami-Dade, according to police.
Miami-Dade Police and Fire Rescue personnel responded to the 8000 block of Northwest Eighth Street just after 9 p.m., Thursday.
According to police, the boy shot himself in the hand when he grabbed his father’s gun.
Paramedics loaded the boy into the back of a waiting ambulance before they transported him to a local hospital in unknown condition.
The boy’s exact age is not yet known.
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