Local news reports
A 4-year-old Alaska boy was shot in the leg Saturday when his mother's handgun fell out of its holster and fired.
Alaska State Troopers say they took a call on the incident near WaNN wsilla just before 11:30 a.m.
Medics were treating the boy when they arrived.
say the family was leaving a pickup when the woman's .357-caliber
handgun fell out of its holster, struck the pavement on its hammer and
The shot hit the 4-year-old just above the knee.
The bullet went through the boy's leg and lodged in a building.
The boy was transported by helicopter to Anchorage for treatment.
No one has been charged.