Man Shoots Himself; Dies At The Hospital

Posted at 3:58 PM, Aug 24, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-24 15:58:57-04

Police-light-barKALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP, Mich- One man is dead, after he shot himself with the a gun he was handling in the back of a pick-up. This happen overnight in the 3500 block of Market Street in Kalamazoo Township according to a release from the Kalamazoo Township Police Department.

According to police, the man shot himself in the head while the vehicle was being driven in the 3500 block of Market St. with a pistol he had been handling. The man was riding in the back seat of the vehicle when this happened.

The man was 24-years-old and was from South Carolina. The vehicle he was in was able to get in to Borgess Hospital. He was pronounced dead though shortly after by the hospital.

The victim’s identity is not being released at this time.