Woman Dies after Accidentally Shooting herself in the head at Gun Range

smoking gunNEW LONDON, Missouri — A South American woman has died in an apparent accidental shooting at a northeast Missouri gun range.

25-year-old Andrea Jinneth Corredor-Rivera died of a single self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Ralls County Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie tells WGEM-TV that the woman was shooting a .500-caliber Smith & Wesson handgun when the strength of the gun’s recoil caused her to lose control. She was visiting family in the area.

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