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Hermiston Girl Dead After Shooting

HERMISTON, Wash.- Umatilla County Sheriffs continue an investigation of the death of a 12-year-old girl in Hermiston.

Lacey Ostrom was shot Sunday inside her Hermiston home.

Police believe her 10-year-old brother was holding a shotgun when it went off, hitting Lacey.

She was rushed to the hospital, then immediately airlifted to Portland.

She died late Sunday night.

Right now, the Sheriff's office says it looks like an accident.

An autopsy was being performed Tuesday.