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Maui boy accidentally shoots himself in leg


A 12-year-old Kula boy accidentally shot himself in the leg this morning with a .22 caliber rifle but did not sustain life-threatening injuries, according to a Maui County Fire Department report. 

Maui Fire Department spokesman Lt. William Juan said the boy was taken to Maui Memorial Medical Center after the 10:25 a.m. incident and has already been treated and released. 

No other details were made available. 

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