By Lynne Hayes-Freeland

SPRINGFIELD TWP. (KDKA)- Police are investigating after a teenager was shot while spotting deer in Fayette County Sunday night.

According to police, the incident happened on Foxburg Road in Springfield Township around 10:15 p.m.

A 17-year-old girl was struck with multiple pellets from a shotgun.

She was taken to Highlands Hospital for treatment before being transferred to UPMC Mercy Hospital.

No other details have been released at this time.

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