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14-year-old girl in critical condition after accidentally shooting herself

Police said the girl accidentally shot herself in the head while grabbing a pillow that sat on top of a gun.
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Ambulance transports teen shooting victim March 13, 2019

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A juvenile is in critical condition after a shooting in Fern Creek. It happened in the 5500 block of Delmaria Way.

According to police, a 14-year-old girl accidentally shot herself in the head when she grabbed a pillow in her living room that had a gun under it.  

WHAS11 will comtinue to update as more information becomes available. Check back for updates to this developing story.

This comes one day after a seven-year-old girl was accidentally shot by her 11-year-old brother in Shively. She remains in critical condition.