Thursday afternoon, a local resident strolled in Causses-et-Veyran, Hérault, when he saw a man and a woman dead in a car at the stop. He then called the police.
The forces of the order, which arrived on the scene, have only been able to confirm the death of the woman, aged 60 years. She was killed by bullets.
Her husband, meanwhile, was seriously wounded by firearms, but in life. This man, 63-year-old was transported to the hospital.
According to the first elements of the investigation, he shot and killed his wife before attempting suicide by turning the weapon against him.