ballard - A two-year-old girl was accidentally shot dead in the American town of Ballard, Utah. According to the police, this happened when an older sibling picked up a swinging firearm last weekend, US media reports.
The weapon was previously taken during a hunting party and was still standing against a wall in the girl's parental home. The victim was busy with her toys when the other family member took the gun to move it. Then the weapon went off.
The parents brought the toddler directly to the hospital, but the help was no longer useful. Local residents said that the affected family is very upset. The police did not reveal the gender and the age of the shooter.