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Teen accidently shot

Published On: Oct 18 2013 10:38:10 PM CDT
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WHITEMARSH TOWNSHIP, Pa. -

Authorities in Montgomery County say a 15-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the head while showing the gun to a friend.

It happened this afternoon in the 2300 block of Mulberry Lane in Whitemarsh Township.

Officials say the boy was handling the weapon when it fired.

They say he suffered a graze wound to the head and was taken to Temple University hospital.