RCSD: One Toddler Dead, Another Wounded in Shooting


Richland County, S.C. (WOLO) — Update: Richland County Deputies say one of the toddlers has died from her injuries. The other remains in the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The incident happened around 6:30 Thursday evening at the Meredith Square Town Homes off Brookfield Road near Richland Northeast High School.

According to the Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to a call of shots fired at that location. Authorities say they are investigating a possible accidental shooting.

Investigators say both parents were at home at the time of the shooting and the father suffered an injury to the hand during the shooting.

Stay with ABC Columbia News as more updates become available.

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