Source |Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that killed the cameraman on set

Source |Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun that killed the cameraman on set


According to several confirmed reports, Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun at a film set that accidentally killed a cameraman on the set of an indie film being shot in New Mexico.

Halyna Hutchins died as a result of her injuries, while director Joel Souza was also injured in the shooting during the filming of Rust.

“We received the devastating news tonight that one of our members, Halyna Hutchins, the Director of Photography of a production called Rust in New Mexico, has passed away from injuries on set,” the National President of the Cinematographers Guild, John Lindley, and the National Executive Director, Rebecca Rhine, said in a joint statement. “The details are unclear at this time, but we are working to find out more and support a full investigation into this tragic event. This is a terrible loss and we mourn the passing of a member of our Guild’s family.”

No charges have been filed against Baldwin.



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