BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating an accidental shooting involving two children Tuesday.
Police said a 2-year-old accidentally fired a handgun, striking a 1-year-old child in the face.
They added the two children were in a car parked in a parking lot near the intersection of Greenwell Springs and North Foster at the time of the shooting.
Officials said the victim was taken to the hospital in a personal vehicle.
Emergency crews were initially called out to the intersection of North Foster and Florida but did not find a victim there.
Details are limited at this time, but the investigation is ongoing.