WATERLOO — Authorities say a Waterloo man accidentally killed himself while cleaning a gun.

Police and medics were sent to a residence around 2:35 p.m. Sunday and found that 22-year-old Shawn Doyle had suffered a head wound. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Authorities said there were no signs that a crime was involved in Doyle's death. Authorities said it appears Doyle was cleaning the weapon when it fired.

— AP

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