LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Metrosafe has confirmed that around 1:15 a.m. an 11-year-old boy was shot in West Louisville.
It happened shortly after 1 a.m. outside a home on Larkwood Ave near South 38th street.
Police say the boy was hanging out with a group of friends when they started playing with a gun. The gun went off by accident, hitting the boy in his side.
The child was taken to Kosair Children's Hospital. He is expected to survive.
Police have not charged anyone.
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