A 15-year old is shot by a 12-year-old in Williams County early this morning.
Authorities say the shooting appears accidental.
The Williams County Sheriff's Department says a 12-year-old boy shot the 15-year-old girl at 12:48am.
The female was flown to a Minot hospital for medical treatment and is in stable condition.
The boy was referred to juvenile authorities.
The two were acquaintances.
Sgt. Caleb Fry says it happened on Highway 2 and just east of Highway 1804.
The incident remains under investigation.