Man Dies After Shooting Accident At Illinois Gun Range, Police Say

AP

A Michigan man died after being shot multiple times Tuesday afternoon at a suburban Chicago gun range, the Associated Press reported.

Authorities told the AP that Michael Babinski, 49, died in the hospital several hours after being shot in the neck and head at Midwest Guns in Lyons, Ill.

Police said they were reviewing surveillance footage and investigating the incident, which they believe was an accident, according to the AP.

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