A Liberty High School Senior was found dead in his home after accidentially shooting himself in the head.
Bedford County Sheriff's Office said that they responded to a call on Wycliffe Street around 12:43 Wednesday morning after getting reports of a shooting.
Nicholas Bernard was found and was taken to Roanoke Memorial hospital.
A spokesman for Bedford County Public Schools said he died early Wednesday morning after he was taken off life support.
The shooting is still under investigation.