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Police: 4-year-old dead after wounded by 6-year-old sibling in accidental shooting

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Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17) Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17)
Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17) Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17)
Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17) Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17)
Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17) Scene of Spartanburg shooting on Whitener Avenue (FOX Carolina/ 6/16/17)
SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Spartanburg Police responded to a shooting reported on Friday afternoon.

Police said they received a call about the incident at 100 Whitener Avenue around 3:45 p.m.. Injuries were reported in the incident, dispatch said.

According to police, when officers arrived on the scene they learned that a 4-year-old girl had been shot. 

Police said the victim has been transported to Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System for treatment.

The coroner confirmed that 4-year-old Carley Sinah Mack was pronounced dead at the hospital at 4:36 p.m.

Police said later Friday evening that when officers arrived at the scene, they learned that Mack's 6-year-old sibling had the gun when it accidentally discharged. They said 4-year-old Carley Mack was fatally struck by a single bullet.

Police are calling the incident an accidental shooting, with no charges expected to be filed.

A GoFundMe page has been started for the family to help with funeral and other expenses during this difficult time. You can donate to it here.

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