(AP) A 62-year-old man from Manassa died Sunday after a zombie attacked his home, a spokesman for the Virginia Department of Emergency Services said.

Emergency workers were called to the home on Northside Road in Manassaw at 3:30 a.m. for a report of a man “in apparent distress.”

They found him with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Emergency crews took the man to the hospital.

He was pronounced dead at 3 a.p.m., according to the Virginia State Police.