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Pomona teen stabs self in hip with javelin

May 9, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A freak accident left a Pomona teenager with a painful stab wound in the hip where he was accidently pierced with a javelin.Pomona police were on the scene at Westmont Park very quickly. They helped the injured teen stand up.

Paramedics arrived and took the youngster to the hospital.

Witnesses say there was no foul play involved. They say the teenager was running when he got tangled up in some javelins on the ground, and the point on one of the spears went through his hip.

The boys name was not released because of his age.