Actor Alec Baldwin accidentally killed a woman and wounded a man with a slingshot, which was thought to be filled with empty bullets. West In New Mexico.
The deceased was cinematographer Halina Hutchins, 42, who died at the hospital after she was airlifted. The injured director, Joel Chouza, 48, was admitted to the intensive care unit of Christ St. Vincent Medical Center near Santa Fe.
Baldwin and Victims work on the film Rust, Produced and produced by an independent production cast, stopped filming after the incident. After receiving the call, police went to the scene and began an investigation into the reckless murder.
Newspaper New Mexican Santa Fe announced Thursday that Baldwin was crying outside the sheriff’s office, but press attempts to get feedback from the translator failed.
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“According to investigators, the footage appears to have been made using a shotgun,” sheriff Juan Rios told the Albuquerque Journal. “Investigators are investigating how and what type of projectiles were fired,” they added.
A spokesman for the 63-year-old Baldwin said in a statement that the firing squad was “mistakenly” bombed.
“The safety of our cast and crew is our top priority.”The spokesman said.
After receiving an emergency call from 911 at 2:00 p.m.
Shooting Rust It is scheduled to continue until early November, According to a press release from the New Mexico Film Bureau.
Hutchins graduated from the American Film Institute in 2015 and has worked in similar films The arch enemy.
In the days of filming Rust He shared several photos on Instagram, one of which said with a letter: “One of the best parts to post Westerns is having mornings like this.”
The New Mexico filming office noted the shooting was Oct. 6 Rust It employed 22 actors, 75 technicians and more than 230 additional staff, although it is not known how many of them were present at the event.
The film is about a 13-year-old boy who is forced to save himself and his brother after the death of his parents in Kansas in the 1880s, according to the Internet Movie Database website. The boy escapes with his grandfather (played by Baldwin) after the boy is sentenced to death for the accidental murder of a local farmer.
In 1993, Brandon Lee, 28, son of late martial arts star Bruce Lee, died in a .44-caliber bullet attack while filming the movie’s death scene. Crow. The gun was not believed to have carried any shells, but an autopsy revealed a bullet near his spine.