Man dies after accidentally shooting himself, police say

Man dies after accidentally shooting himself, police say
(Source: NBC12)

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) - Chesterfield police said a man has died after accidentally shooting himself on Tuesday evening.

Police were called to the 8300 block of Hull Street Road just after 6:30 p.m. for the report of a man shot.

The man was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

At this time, police say the investigation indicates that the victim accidentally shot himself while handling a firearm.

Police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

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