Child dies after accidentally shooting self at Fort Bend County home, deputies say

By Cory McCord - Digital News Editor, Brittany Taylor - Digital News Editor

The scene where a child shot himself at a home in Fort Bend County on June 21, 2019.

FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas - A child who shot himself Friday at a home in Fort Bend County has died, according to deputies.

The 3-year-old boy was taken to an area hospital after shooting himself at a house in the 28200 block of South Firethorne Road around 8 p.m. He was pronounced dead Sunday. 



It's not clear how the child got access to the gun.

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