WEST FORK, Ark. — Authorities say a 15-year-old boy was killed in a shooting in northwest Arkansas.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office says Michael Dillon Brawley was found dead Tuesday afternoon in West Fork. Authorities tell Fayetteville television station KHOG that Brawley died from a single gunshot wound.

Investigators say it may be an accidental shooting, but the incident remains under investigation.

Brawley's body was sent to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory for an autopsy and official cause of death.