As reported by Fox2Now.com, an eight year old Doliphan, Missouri boy Xander Crews was shot in the back of the head accidentally by his 13 year old older brother. The eight year old allegedly ran in front of the 13 year old when they were shooting at tin cans.
The pellet fractured part of the boys skull but has not entered his brain. Xander is in critical condition and was life flighted to St. Louis Children’s hospital.
It is important that children are supervise all minors, accidents happen quickly however some can be prevented.
Our prayers go out to the Crews family and we wish Xander a quick and speedy recovery.