Sgt. Joni Money of Jefferson County Sheriff's Office described the incident as "heartbreaking" and said the man was doing everything right when it came to safety.
In 2020, at least 60 children aged three or younger have accidently shot themselves or someone else due to an improperly stored gun, according to the Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund.
The curious boy suffered no serious injuries following the dramatic accident.
The 26-year-old, who broke his leg while running on a remote trail, called for help after reaching an area with cell phone service.
The man was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries, and no one else was hurt—though his car's roof was blown off.
Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Mexico, Venezuela and the U.S. together accounted for half of the 251,000 gun deaths in 2016.
Injuries, deaths and suicides suddenly surged in 2014, especially those caused by firearms.
The couple were flung down a gorge onto the rocky terrain below.
"This is not the graphic we are looking for. Hold off. Take that down please," Howard Kurtz said.
People are 12 percent more likely to die in a car accident after 4:20 pm on April 20.
The Fourth of July brings hot dogs, apple pie, watermelon and gruesome fireworks injuries.
Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York City account for 42 percent of pedestrian fatalities.
The S-stock trains were introduced onto the London Underground network in 2010.
Families will get to try out the autonomous cars in normal driving conditions.
Tesla's CEO claims semi-autonomous mode on electric carmaker's vehicles halve the probability of an accident.
Improving economy, lower gas prices among reasons suspected for increase in traffic deaths.
One man has the herculean task of mining the data and figuring out the likelihood that you'll die of a dog bite, or your pajamas will burst into flames.
At least seven people are seriously injured as well a police spokesman said this number could rise
Television images showed part of a passenger bus crushed under the overpass and news website G1 said another two trucks and a vehicle were also smashed
The crew member, facing a charge of negligence in the April 16 sinking, was granted temporary release from detention so that he could help arrange the funeral
Fourteen people were found dead, leaving 282 unaccounted for and possibly still trapped in the vessel