PCSO reports a fatal accidental shooting in Luray

The Page County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) reports the investigation of a fatal accidental shooting in Luray.

On Monday April 29 deputies were called to the 400 block of Pass Run Road in Luray.

On arrival the deputies found a male inside a residence suffering from a gunshot wound.

Preliminary indications are the wound was accidentally self-inflected.

Deputies began life saving measures immediately and Emergency Medical Personnel were notified.

Despite all efforts by Page County Emergency Services and Luray Volunteer Rescue personnel the unidentified victim succumbed to his injuries.

The victim was pronounced deceased at the helicopter landing zone.

At this point in the investigation, it appears there was no foul play involved.

The investigation continues as the victim has been transported to the Chief Medical Examiner’s office for conformation of cause of death and positive identification.

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