(Center Twp., Beaver County , Pa.) Beaver County 911 Center is reporting that the Center Township Police Department and firefighters were called at 1243 PM Friday afternoon to the scene of a male suffering from a gun shot wound near the Center exit. As of 2:00 PM Brodhead Road was closed from at Pleasant Drive. No other information is available at this time as it is an ongoing investigation.
Update: Pa. State police said a man shot and killed himself inside a Center Township police vehicle. Police have set up a perimeter along Broadhead Rod near Pleasant Drive to investigate. It’s unclear why the man was in the police vehicle and how he got a gun inside a police vehicle.
The man’s identity has not been released.
Social media posts stated that a male was suffering from Gun Shot Wound to the head and police were requesting Center Fire Department to block off the road and a helicopter was on standby.
This is a breaking news story. Stay tuned to Beaver County Radio. We will post an update once one becomes available.