A 19 year old Deleon Alonso Smith from Houston, Texas, USA, died on Tuesday, September 1st of 2015, after trying to take an Instagram selfie while holding a loaded pistol to his head.
The gun went off accidentally and shot him in the throat. He died at the scene. Police said Smith believed the gun was unloaded at the time.
Smith left behind two young children and was about to start college the next day.