HOUSTON (FOX 26) - An 11-year old child is in critical condition after he was wounded in an apparent accidental shooting in Brazoria County.
A lieutenant with the Brazoria County Sheriff's Office says deputies arrived to a home on County Road 678 at around 4:45 p.m. Friday after the reported shooting.
Deputies determined that a 13-year-old child accidentally shot his 11-year-old brother with a low-caliber handgun.
The 11-year-old child was taken by Life Flight medical helicopter to Memorial Hermann Hospital - Texas Medical Center where he is in critical but stable condition.
The initial investigation indicates the shooting was accidental.