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Child accidentally shot in Henrico; family crashes on the way to the hospital

The crash occurred just before 9:45 p.m. Tusday. (Source: NBC12) The crash occurred just before 9:45 p.m. Tusday. (Source: NBC12)
HENRICO, VA (WWBT) -

A child was accidentally shot Tuesday night in Henrico's East End. The family then crashed their vehicle while taking the boy to the hospital. 

Police responded to the crash scene just before 9:45 p.m. in the 6100 block of La France Road in Sandston.

The boy is in stable condition after suffering a gunshot wound to the upper body. There are no reports of any other injuries. 

According to police, the child was shot inside a home, which was not where he lived, in the 6100 block of La France. He was put into a vehicle and rushed to the hospital, which is when the crash occurred.

The vehicle crashed into a tree. Emergency responders discovered several people inside, including the boy who was shot.

Charges are pending in the case.

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