Man dies following serious injuries at shooting range

A MAN has died after sustaining serious injuries at The Tunnel Target Sports Centre, just outside Charmouth.

The incident at the shooting range occurred at 5.58pm on Tuesday, October 8.

Officers from Dorset Police and paramedics attended the scene. The man, aged in his 40s and from Somerset, was airlifted to Southampton General Hospital where he subsequently died in hospital.

The man’s family has been informed and are being supported by officers.

Officers are carrying out enquiries into the incident on behalf of the coroner. It is not believed there was any third party involvement or suspicious circumstances.

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Francesca grew up in Lyme Regis and has worked in community journalism in the area since 2011, having gained a First Class Honours degree in journalism and her NCTJ qualifications at Southampton Solent University.

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