Man Dies After Accidental Shooting in Missoula

Man died Thursday evening after he was shot in the abdomen

By Justin Franz

MISSOULA — Authorities say a 20-year-old man is dead after an accidental shooting in Missoula.

Brenda Bassett, a spokeswoman for the Missoula County Sheriff’s Office, says the man died Thursday evening after he was shot in the abdomen. She did not release any details about the circumstances of the shooting or if the man who died was the only one involved.

The county coroner is investigating the death.

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