CLIFTON, Colo. (KKCO) -- A seven-year-old boy is rushed to the hospital after he is grazed by a bullet.
The incident happened Thursday night in the 3200 block of E Hall Court in Clifton.
The Mesa County Sheriff's office says a child accidentally shot a firearm, grazing the seven year old.
Neighbors tell KKCO 11 News the boy was hit in the lip, but his injuries are non-life threatening, officials say.
He was transported to Community Hospital in a personal vehicle.
The investigation is ongoing, but because of the young age of those involved, no additional information will be released at this time.
KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.