Video: Idaho Child Critically Injured While Playing With Gun


An Idaho boy is fighting for his life after being shot Saturday. Police said the child was playing with a gun.

KREM-TV reports that the 7-year-old and another child had somehow gotten access to a firearm when the weapon discharged at the Midtown Mobile Park in the Kootenai County community of Hayden. Police said the two children were unsupervised at the time of the incident.

The boy was rushed to Kootenai Health Medical Center and was later transferred to Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Wash., where he was listed as being in critical condition.