CONEJOS COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Authorities are investigating after a child died from a gunshot wound while camping in Conejos County Monday morning.
According to Conejos County Undersheriff Chris Crown, three generations of an Albuquerque family were camping on Stunner Pass midway between Monte Vista and Pagosa Springs when the child was shot.READ MORE: COVID Restrictions In Larimer County: Local Public Health Order To Expire Sunday
The 7-year-old boy suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and was dead when he arrived at the hospital.READ MORE: Colorado's Comeback: Bring Patience When Dining Out, Many Restaurants Understaffed
It’s not clear how the shooting occurred but Crown said there was no danger to the community and nobody was taken into custody.MORE NEWS: COVID In Colorado: Governor's Office Lifts Face Mask Mandate For Those Who Are Vaccinated
The child’s name hasn’t been released.