Child accidentally shoots mother in the head

AN AMERICAN woman has reportedly died after being shot in the head but her three year old son.

The Daily Mail reports, Christa Engles, 26, was killed by a single shot to the head while she was changing the nappy of her infant daughter in her home in Tulsa, Oklamhoma.

It’s believed the toddler found the semi-automatic handgun under the couch.


According to police, the gun was one of several kept in the home.

Christa’s body was found by her mother-in-law, who lives with the family. Her husband was interstate at the time of the tragic event.