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South States Rank High in Accidental Shootings with Minors

A 3-year-old boy dies when his grandmother’s gun accidentally discharges underneath her pillow in her New Orleans home, hitting the boy in the chest. A 2-year-old boy accidentally shoots and kills his own father inside their Alabama home. New data compiled and analyzed by The Associated Press and the USA TODAY Network shows that such cases are tragically common: A…