KTRE in Lufkin is reporting that police there are investigating an incident involving a gun that left a woman dead late last week on the south side of that city.

Lufkin Police were reportedly called to a home in the 100 block of Deer Trace Circle shortly before 6:00 on Friday morning, when it was reported that a woman was suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police said the woman, who has not been identified was taken to a nearby hospital, where she was pronounced dead a short time later.

Officers investigating the incident said a boyfriend of the victim, who was at the home at the time of the shooting, told them that the incident was accidental.

However, no additional information has been released since that time.