UPDATE: Woman in critical condition after juvenile accidentally shoots her in Montgomery County

Published: Nov. 22, 2016 at 7:19 PM EST
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A Covington woman is in critical condition following a shooting that Montgomery County deputies have ruled as accidental.

The 53-year-old was shot by a juvenile Tuesday evening near Woodrow Road. The Sheriff's Office would not say how old the juvenile is.

The victim's name is being withheld at this time.

Check back for updates.


The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is investigating an accidental shooting.

It happened right outside of Christiansburg Tuesday evening just before six near Woodrow Road.

When deputies arrived, they found a woman who had been shot.

Christiansburg Rescue personnel responded and began medical triage of the patient.

The woman was taken from the scene via ambulance and then air lifted to the hospital.

No other details have been released yet.

Stay with WDBJ7 for updates.