Whitehall man dies after accidental shooting at Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds

Posted at 5:11 PM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-08 22:15:05-04

HELENA – A 20-year-old man died after accidentally shooting himself at the Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds.

Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton said the incident occurred around 5 p.m. Saturday.

He identified the man as Hunter Adams of Whitehall.

Adams died at the scene.

The Helena Police Department is now investigating what led up to the shooting.

We will update you with any new information.