Child injured in accidental shooting in Clark County

Mar. 31—A child was injured in an accidental shooting in New Carlisle on Saturday evening.

Clark County crews were dispatched on reports of a shooting at the 800 block of Bayberry Drive around 6 p.m., according to the Clark County Sheriff's Office.

"There was an adolescent child involved in an accidental shooting," a spokesperson for the sheriff's office said.

The child was transported to a local hospital and is in stable condition after surgery, officials said.

The cause of the shooting is under investigation, the sheriff's office said.

We will update as we learn more.