Concrete, Wa- The Skagit County Sheriff’s Office and medics from Aero-Skagit Ambulance Service Responded to reports of a gunshot victim in the 46400 block of Baker Loop Road on Sunday, February 28th, 2016 just after 8:15 am.
According to the Skagit County Sheriff’s Office a 43 year old Concrete man and his girlfriend had been taking photos, commonly known as “selfies” with the gun throughout the morning. The man had loaded and unloaded the gun several times during the photo process. The man accidentally shot himself in the face after not removing all the bullets from the gun during the last photos.
The man died from his injuries. The Skagit County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting is being investigated as an accident.
The name of the man has not been released.