Gun expert offers safety tips for gun owners

Good Afternoon,

Lee Peck in the KPLC 7 Newsroom with a look at what we're working on for 7 News at Six.

It's been two days after a gun accident claimed the life of a Lake Charles man. Tonight, KPLC's Monica Grimaldo takes a look at tips every gun owner should know.

Also, it's common to see an increase in fires this time of year. KPLC's Erica Bivens talks with local first responders about ways to avoid becoming a victim.

Plus, with the holidays wrapping up it's time to take down the Christmas tree. KPLC's Haley Rush tells you how that old tree can give new life to Louisiana's vanishing wetlands.

The cooler weather and clouds have stuck around for the start of our weekend… but can we expect changes? – Meteorologist Zack Fradella has the forecast.

We'll see you tonight at Six for these stories and more. Until then, we're always on at kplctv.com.