Child Dies After Shooting

A five year old girl is dead after a shooting at her home.

Sierra Brooke Hensley died Tuesday night at the Kentucky Children's Center in Lexington.

The shooting happened Monday night in the Burning Springs area of Clay County. Police say the girl's 16 year old brother accidentally shot her in the head when the gun he was playing with went off.

Police believe the shooting was accidental but the investigation is ongoing.

We will have more on this story on Mountain News First at Four and Mountain News at Six.

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