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Teen accidentally shoots himself according to Sheriff Dept.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WVVA) - According to the Kanawha County Sheriff's Department, a 17-year-old has accidentally shot himself.

The teen was cleaning a firearm at the time of the incident.

He sustained the wound to his arm, but the injury was not fatal.

WVVA will continue to update you as we learn more.

Bailey Pace

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