Update on Fairbanks Shooting Victim

 

New details this morning on the shooting of a young woman that took place late yesterday afternoon in West Fairbanks off Geist Road.
 
Alaska State Troopers have identified the victim as 18 year old Teil (teal) Diaz.
 
According to Troopers, Diaz sustained a gunshot wound to the head, and was transported to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital before bein medevaced to the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage.
 
As of news time, she is listed in stable condition.
 
The incident reportedly occurred  on Fairbanks Street, and troopers say that three other individuals were present when the shooting occurred.
 
Troopers also say that while the investigation is ongoing, the preliminary assessment is that the shooting was accidental in nature.
 
Newscenter 11 will continue to update you on this story as it develops further.