Man shoots himself outside store in Rio Grande City

Man shot himself at an abandoned gas station in Rio Grande City // Viewer Photo

Authorities are working to save a man who shot himself outside an abandoned convenience store in Rio Grande City.

It all happened at an abandoned Exxon gas station off FM 3167 and Highway 83 on the westside of town just after 10:30 a.m. Friday.

Investigators told Action 4 News that a man pulled out a gun and shot himself in the head outside the gas station.

Both paramedics and police are at the scene trying to save the man's life.

Action 4 News will provide more information as it becomes available.