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GURLEY, Ala. (WHNT) – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office responded to an accidental shooting on Church Street in Gurley on Tuesday evening.

When deputies arrived, they found an unsupervised 2-year-old child who had suffered a self-inflicted gunshot to the hand.

The child was taken to the hospital by ambulance with non-life threatening injuries.

The Department of Human Resources was notified and is now investigating the matter.