2 injured during prop gun mishap on set of Alec Baldwin film ‘Rust’

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rust shooting Two radical were injured, 1 critically, erstwhile a prop weapon misfired astatine the New Mexico movie acceptable of the Alec Baldwin movie "Rust," a study said. KOAT; REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Two radical were injured, 1 critically, erstwhile a prop weapon misfired astatine the New Mexico movie acceptable of the Alec Baldwin movie “Rust,” a study said.

The filming determination astatine Bonanza Creek Ranch successful Sante Fe was initially sent into lockdown and accumulation was halted pursuing what was characterized by a accumulation spokesperson arsenic an “accident.”

“There was an mishap contiguous connected the New Mexico acceptable of Rust involving the misfire of a prop weapon with blanks,” the spokesperson told Deadline.

“Two unit members person been taken to the infirmary and are receiving care,” the connection continued.

One of the patients was taken to the University of New Mexico Hospital successful captious condition, a infirmary staffer told ABC, KOAT reported.

Sources told TMZ that either shrapel oregon a slug struck 2 accumulation workers connected tract — the manager and the manager of photography.

Alec Baldwin was astatine the acceptable connected Thursday but was not injured, the outlet reported.

Earlier successful the day, the 63-year-old histrion posted a photo of himself dressed successful occidental deterioration from the set.

Rust shootingA prop weapon misfired during the filming of “Rust” successful New Mexico.KOAT

“Back to successful idiosyncratic astatine the office,” Baldwin captioned the post. “Blimey…it’s exhausting.”

“Rust” — a occidental diagnostic that is besides being produced by Baldwin — began filming this month.

Baldwin plays outlaw Harland Rust, who, portion connected the tally from the instrumentality himself, helps bust his 13-year-old grandson retired of situation successful Kansas aft the teen is convicted of murder, according to Deadline.