POSTED: 6:08 p.m. HST, Jan 12, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 12:21 a.m. HST, Jan 13, 2014
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.