BREAKING NEWS: Investigation is underway for an officer involved shooting in Southwest Virginia

DUNGANNON, VA (WJHL) – Authorities in Dungannon, Virginia are investigating an officer involved shooting.

Around one o’clock this morning, the Scott County Sheriff’s Office said they were called out to a house fire.

Officers say when they arrived at the home a man was standing outside waving a gun at them.

According officials an officer shot the man, and he is being treated at a hospital for the wound.

We’re told from SCSO that the fire started when the man shot his gun from inside the home.

The incident is under investigation.

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