Marion County Girl Recovering from Shooting

An Ore city girl who was accidentally shot in the head is making a remarkable recovery in a Louisiana hospital. 12 year old Megan Achee was shot in the back of the head by a classmate who was target shooting at a Shady Shores residence.

Megan was rushed to L.S.U. medical center. Doctors didn't expect her to survive. Today family members said Megan is now alert and talking to doctors.

Although she's not out of the woods yet, she is expected to make a full recovery. Megan is expected to be well enough to return home in two weeks.