REMLAP, AL (WBRC) - Blount County Sheriff's deputies say a 2-year old child in the back seat of a vehicle somehow got ahold of a pistol, and shot the driver.
The driver, her grandfather, was taken to a hospital and he is expected to recover from his non-life-threatening wound.
A 7-year old child was also in the car. Neither child was injured.
Law enforcement say it was all an unfortunate accident.