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A Florida teenager died Thursday after being “accidentally” shot by a friend.

The incident happened Thursday night in Castleberry, Florida Fox 35.

Several local law enforcement agencies responded to the incident late Thursday night, and a mother told police her 18-year-old son accidentally shot his friend.

The 17-year-old was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

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A Florida teenager died Thursday after being "accidentally" shot by a friend.

A Florida teenager died Thursday after being “accidentally” shot by a friend.
(Castleberry Police Department/Facebook)

The incident is under investigation.