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Texas middle school student attempts suicide on campus

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SMITHVILLE, Tx.(KVUE) - According the Smithville ISD Superintendent Dr. Rock McNulty, a student attempted suicide on the Smithville Junior High School campus Wednesday around 9 a.m.

ISD says no other students witnessed the action or were involved, and all students are safe.

Smithville police told KVUE News the "scene is secure."

At a press conference Wednesday afternoon, the superintendent said the student was seriously injured from a self-inflicted gunshot wound and transferred to an area hospital. The student's condition, age and gender have not been released.

The school has made counseling available.

Smithville is about 40 miles southeast of Austin.

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