MIDWEST CITY, Okla. (KFOR)- Police in Midwest City responded to an officer-involved shooting Tuesday night at around 10:30 p.m.

According to the Midwest City Police Department, a female caller requested the police at her location due to a confrontation between her and her husband. Police were dispatched to the 9600 block of Sonata Ct.

Police were met by a female resident upon their arrival at the location. As officers begin to speak with the her, they noticed a handgun in her hand.

Police immediately began ordering the woman to drop the gun. Officials say she then pointed the gun directly at the officers.

Two officers then fired at the woman and she fell to the ground. First aid was administered by police until medical personnel arrived. The female was taken to a nearby hospital where she later died from her injuries.

Both officers have been placed on administrative leave pending investigation of the incident.