A Catawba County teen was killed in a shooting Friday, police say.
Officials say 16-year-old Austin Hedrick was riding in a car with his father when the gun went off and the young man was shot in the head.
The incident happened after 11:00 p.m. Friday on Hudson Chapel Road in Catawba county. Catawba police say Hedrick was pronounced dead at the Catawba Valley Medical Center.
Police are looking into the events surrounding the deadly shooting. According to investigators, no charges have been filed and no arrests have been made.