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UPDATE: Raleigh Co. shooting sends one to hospital

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RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WVVA) -

UPDATE: A juvenile is sent to the hospital after accidentally being shot Saturday night.

According to West Virginia State Police, a juvenile was sent to the hospital after an individual accidentally discharged a firearm, wounding the victim.

This happened in Pemberton at around 8:00 p.m. Saturday, just outside of Sophia on Coal City Rd.

State Police aren't releasing any names because the situation involves a minor, but they do not expect any charges to be filed.

No word yet, on the victim's condition.

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One person was transported to a Raleigh County hospital after a shooting in Pemberton Saturday evening.

According to Raleigh County dispatch, the shooting occurred on Coal City Road near Sophia shortly after 8 P.M.

West Virginia State Police responded to the call.

No word yet on the condition of the victim. 

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