Rust movie set accident leaves one person dead
Saturday, October 23, 2021
Actorwas involved in an accident on the film set of Thursday that left the film's , , dead and the director, , injured.
The accident occurred that afternoon during the filming of a scene which involved Baldwin discharging a. According to a report by Insider, an message to members has claimed that the prop contained a .
Mr. Baldwin is cooperating with investigators and has issued his condolences to the family of Ms. Hutchins. The New Mexico's sheriff's office is investigating "what type of projectile was discharged" and how the event transpired. No charges have been filed. Mr. Souza was released from hospital Friday.,
A sworn affidavit by investigators working the case stated that Baldwin was handed the prop and told by the assistant director that it was safe. Neither Baldwin nor the assistant director were aware that it was loaded.
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- Brian Welk. "‘Rust’ Director Joel Souza Released From Hospital After On-Set Accidental Shooting" — , October 22, 2021
- Kimberlee Speakman. "Alec Baldwin Given Prop Gun Loaded With Live Ammo And Was Told It Was Safe To Use, According To Affidavit" — , October 22, 2021