Sheriff: Idaho man falls down stairs, shoots self

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) - A Moscow man has been killed in an accidental shooting Thursday.

The Latah County Sheriff's Office says Michael Snow, 66, was walking downstairs to his basement while carrying two rifles and a pistol when it appears that he fell.

The sheriff's office says the .22 pistol then discharged and struck Snow in the chest.

His was home alone at the time and the sheriff's office says his wife found him when she got home from work.