Springville Police and Fire personnel responded to a report of an accidental gunshot and found the child.
Police said the gunshot wound appeared to be self-inflicted and accidental.
The Utah County Attorney's office was contacted because both parents are City employees.
The family, and Springville City employees ask for prayers from the public on behalf of the family.
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