Child taken to hospital after Henderson County shooting

Published on Thursday, 26 June 2014 15:57 - Written by

Staff reports

The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office is on scene of a shooting involving two children.

Sheriff Ray Nutt said details are limited, but the shooting occurred between 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. in the Crossroads community off Farm-to-Market Road 59.

He said one of the children was injured and taken to an Athens hospital. He said the child was alive, but he did not know the extent of the injuries.