AUSTIN (KXAN) – A boy was taken to the hospital late Saturday morning after a caller reported to 911 that a bullet grazed the boy’s neck, said the Austin Police Department.
It happened at about 11:49 a.m. outside a southwest Austin Torchy’s restaurant in the 4300 block of William Cannon Drive just west of Mopac Expressway, Austin-Travis County EMS said.
Medics treated the boy at the scene and then transported him to Dell Children’s Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
Austin Police said the incident is under investigation. There is no word at this time if a bullet was found or who may have fired it, police said.