8-year-old accidentally shoots 5-year-old friend in head while playing, police say

8-year-old accidentally shoots 5-year-old friend in head while playing, police say

May 13, 2013 Updated May 13, 2013 at 10:37 AM EST

Another tragic story involving young children playing with guns.

According to a report from Texas television station WFAA, police said a 5-year-old boy is hospitalized in critical condition after being accidentally shot in the head by his 8-year-old friend while they were playing on Saturday.

Police said the 8-year-old boy found a rifle in the room where they were playing, according to the WFAA report.

Watch video and read the WFAA report HERE.

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