SPRINGVILLE, Utah (ABC4) – A man is dead after police say he shot a 17-year-old girl before shooting himself in Springville Wednesday afternoon.
Police initially responded for a welfare check between the two at Hobble Creek Park.
Officers arrived at the park to find the two inside the man’s car with gunshot wounds.
Officials say the man and girl were previously involved in a relationship but had broken up Tuesday night. The man had reportedly made threats against the girl after the relationship ended.
The 19-year-old man, Masao Kaanga of Springville, was pronounced dead at the scene while the 17-year-old girl was airlifted to a local hospital. She is currently on life support.
She has been identified as Lily Conroy, a student of Springville High School.
Officials say she is not expected to survive.
No further information on the incident has been released as the investigation remains ongoing.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.