NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 19-year-old who accidentally shot himself in the head while playing with a cat at an area park has died.
It happened Monday night just after 10 p.m. at Hadley Park in north Nashville.
Police said Craig Lambert was sitting at a picnic table when his gun slipped out of his pocket and fired. He was struck in the head.
Lambert was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in critical condition.
He died on Wednesday, police said.
Additional information was not released.
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