Although we are still tracking some light snow and icy/snow covered roads, the biggest concern for the morning will be the frigid temperatures. We are starting off with temperatures a few degrees above/below zero. Due to a breezy wind this morning, our wind chill, or what it "feels" like is well below zero. Please bundle up with numerous layers as you head out this morning. You will likely need to keep all the layers on hand throughout the day as highs reach the teens and low 20s with lingering flurries possible. For a full look at the weekend, click on the "Weather" tab.
A man reportedly died after accidentally shooting himself in the leg.
It happened about 4:45 p.m. Saturday at the Lincoln Springs Apartments on the 1100 block of S. Chelton Road in Colorado Springs.
Police say they responded to a medical call, but when they arrived they discovered the victim had been shot in the thigh and was bleeding heavily.
The victim's 19-year-old son reportedly says his father was in another room on the computer when the son heard the gunshot. The son called 911.
The victim was taken to the hospital, but did not survive.
The Violent Crimes Unit investigated the scene. They say it appears the victim was handling a gun he thought was unloaded when it went off.
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