LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - A man is behind bars after a shooting involving teenagers in Laurel County.
The shooting happened Monday afternoon in the Pittsburg area of Laurel County.
Sheriff's deputies say a 16-year-old girl was driving a car when a 15-year-old girl in the back seat shot her in the back.
The driver was flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center. Police say her injuries are not life-threatening, but serious.
The shooting was an accident, according to police.
Shawn Perkins, 25, is charged with unlawfully allowing a minor to possess a gun.
Perkins was a passenger in the vehicle and owned the gun.