According to several confirmed reports, Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun at a film set that accidentally killed a cameraman on the set of an indie film that was being shot in New Mexico.
Halyna Hutchins died as a result of her injuries, while director Joel Souza was also injured while filming rust.
“We received the devastating news tonight that one of our members, Halyna Hutchins, the director of photography for a production called Rust in New Mexico, died of injuries sustained on set,” said National President of the Cinematographers Guild, John Lindley, and This was announced by the National Executive Director Rebecca Rhein in a joint statement. “The details are currently unclear, but we are working to find out more and we support a full investigation into this tragic event. This is a terrible loss and we mourn a member of our guild family. “
No charges were brought against Baldwin.