KENNEWICK, Wash. — A teen suffered minor injuries when he was shot in the head in Kennewick, Washington.

The Tri-City Herald reports ( ) that a 15-year-old boy was shot early Saturday during a disturbance in a parking lot of an apartment complex.

Kennewick police say one or more suspects fired at the vehicle the boy was in.

Medical staff indicated the wound was minor and that he is expected to survive.

As the vehicle drove away from the gunfire, it struck another vehicle nearby.

No additional details were available.

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