Coroner: Teenager dies in accidental shooting

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GEORGETOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Scott County coroner says a 19-year old accidentally shot and killed himself Friday night on North Court Street in Georgetown.

The coroner says the teen was playing with a gun around 7:15 p.m. when it went off, hitting him in the head.

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The coroner says there were other teenagers with the victim at the time, but they were not hurt.

The victim’s name wasn’t immediately released.