Ethel Teen Accidentally Shoots Himself

An accidental shooting sends a Macon County teenager to the hospital –but it looks like he will be fine. Authorities say 13-year old Adam Pulliam was playing around with a .22 caliber revolver at a home near Ethel yesterday morning when the gun accidentally discharged. The bullet went into his abdomen, then exited his body and lodged in his leg. He was airlifted from the scene to University Hospital in Columbia, but was released within hours.