A 3-year-old boy kills his mother by shooting her

3-year-old kills mother by shooting her

UPDATE DAY

A 3-year-old boy allegedly shot and killed his mother on Wednesday in South Carolina, USA .

September 21, the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office received a call at approximately 7:45 a.m. regarding a shooting. 

The officers then located a wife, who was later identified as Cora Lyn Bush, 33, a 3-year-old child and his maternal grandmother. 

Ms. Bush was transported to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. He was pronounced dead at 9:46 a.m.

“The young child gained access to an unsecured firearm which resulted in the mother being accidentally shot,” the county sheriff explained , in a statement. 

An investigation is continuing to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.