BATON ROUGE – Police said a child is fighting for their life after being shot accidentally Sunday morning.

According to The Advocate, the shooting happened around 11 a.m. at the child’s home in the 9400 block of Gassie Street. Police said it is unclear who shot the gun.

Police told WBRZ-TV the child was allegedly shot in the midsection.

This story is breaking and will be updated as more information becomes available.