Alec Baldwin fires prop gun on set of movie, killing a crew member and injuring director


The actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop firearm on a movie set, killing the film’s director of photography and injuring its director, police said.

Halyna Hutchins, 42, was killed and Joel Souza, 48, was injured on the set of “Rust,” a Western being filmed at the Bonanza Creek Ranch in Sante Fe, New Mexico.

The circumstances of the shooting are under investigation. No charges have been filed in regard to the incident.