A nine year old girl has accidentally killed his shooting instructor, while this would explain how to use an automatic weapon in Arizona (USA). After the first shot in the shooting area, the less lost control of the Uzi, a popular model of Israeli-made submachine gun, and one of the bullets hit the head of Charles Vacca, 39, mortally wounding him.
As reported by the Mohave County in a press release, the incident took place shortly before 10:00 on Sunday (local time), in a shooting outdoors just outside the town of White Hills, Arizona. After being hit, Vacca was airlifted to a medical center in Las Vegas, Nevada, where doctors could keep him alive until late afternoon, when he died. He was father, war veteran and native of Lake Havasu City.
The girl was with her parents in the shooting, which also functions as a burger and is a tourist attraction when visiting Las Vegas at the time the accident happened, in a state where it is common for children to learn how to use firearms as early as age nine. Parents recorded video lessons for her daughter, so the police could see the details of the tragedy, which was recorded in one of their phones.
The recording sees Vacca teaches the child to take the gun with both hands and direct it toward the target, located a few meters. After that, the instructor tells the girl to shoot, to which she obeys and congratulates him. They are his last words. It is in the second shot when something goes wrong; the smaller the grip he had lost both hands and the gun is turned to the left, shooting just the head instructor.
The manager of the shooting Bullets and Burgers, Sam Scarmardo, reminiscent Vacca as a ” conscientious and very professional ” type, explained to the American network NBC that the minimum age to practice in most shooting ranges is eight years, provided it is done under the supervision of parents.