Published: Dec 30, 2010 5:39 PM EST
Updated: Dec 30, 2010 2:39 PM EST

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a South Florida teen accidentally shot his younger sister in the leg.

 The Broward Sheriff's Office reports that the 14-year-old boy shot the 10-year-old girl in the leg Wednesday night at a Pompano Beach home.

Fire Rescue transported the girl to a Fort Lauderdale hospital with injuries that didn't appear to be life-threatening.

Deputies are still investigating the circumstances that led to the shooting.

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