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Georgia High School football player Carter Gay dies from an accidental gunshot

Georgia High School football player dies from an accidental gunshot
Georgia High School football player dies from an accidental gunshot

A Georgia High School football player Carter Gay died after being hit by an accidental gunshot.

Carter Gay was killed Thursday, Feb. 29, in a “tragic accident,”

The Jefferson County’s Sheriff’s Office says they received a call around 5:30 Thursday evening that something was wrong with Carter Gay. 

He was transported to a nearby hospital, but was pronounced dead shortly after he arrived.

He was a junior and varsity football player at the school in Jefferson County, officials said in a tribute posted on the school’s Facebook page.

Jefferson County Coroner Edward James confirmed the teen died from an “accidental gunshot,” but did not give further details.

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