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Molokai man killed in accidental shooting

KAUNAKAKAI, MOLOKAI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Molokai police say a fatal shooting Tuesday was an accident.

Police said a 24-year-old man was critically injured Monday about 4 p.m., after he accidentally shot himself while with friends.

He was transported by air to Maui Memorial Medical Center, where he died about 1:20 p.m. Tuesday.

Police identified the victim as Marianito Alavazo, Jr, of Maunaloa, Molokai.

The case has been classified a miscellaneous accident.

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