Teen accidentally shoots self while on phone

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a West Palm Beach teen accidentally shot himself while talking on the phone.

Investigators believe the 16-year-old boy, whose name has not been released, was home alone Tuesday night. It appears the teen was talking on the phone and playing with a handgun when it went off.

He was found dead at the scene.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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