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Toddler accidentally shoots mother in Idaho Wal-Mart

The US authorities say a two-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother inside a Wal-Mart store.

Officials say the concealed gun went off when the child reached into the 29-year-old woman's handbag in the town of Hayden, Idaho.

Local reporter Melissa Luck explains what is believed to have happened.

  • 30 Dec 2014