Instructor accidentally shot by girl, 9, dies

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Updated: 8/26 12:31 pm

DOLAN SPRINGS, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a shooting instructor accidentally shot in the head by a 9-year-old girl has died.

Mohave County Sheriff's officials say the 39-year-old shooting instructor died after he was shot at an outdoor range in Dolan Springs on Monday.

Sheriff's officials say the man, whose name was not released, was airlifted to a medical center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The name of the 9-year-old girl hasn't t been released.

Authorities say the girl was at the shooting range with her parents.

 

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