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KCMO girl dies from accidental, self-inflicted gunshot

7900 block of N. Forest
Posted at 1:34 PM, Apr 05, 2023
and last updated 2023-04-05 14:34:07-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A girl was killed Wednesday in an accidental shooting in the Oak Park Southwest neighborhood of Kansas City, Missouri.

KCPD officers responded around 8:45 a.m. to the 4500 block of Agnes Avenue on a reported shooting.

A girl between the ages 10 and 15 years old had suffered a self-inflicted, accidental gunshot wound and was transported to a Kansas City-area hospital in critical condition.

The girl later died at the hospital.