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14-year-old dies at Bismarck shooting range in apparent accident

BISMARCK -- A shooting death at a rifle range south of Bismarck Sunday appears to have been an accident, according to the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department.

BISMARCK -- A shooting death at a rifle range south of Bismarck Sunday appears to have been an accident, according to the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department.

Major Kelly Leben, of the Burleigh County Sheriff's Department, identified the victim as Jaide Tosseth, 14, of Bismarck.

Tosseth was target shooting with family at McLean Bottom Shooting Range when the incident happened, according to Leben, who indicated no direct negligence appears to have been involved and Tosseth was in an area of the range where she was supposed to be when the incident happened.

"It's a very, very sad and unfortunate situation," Leben said.

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