CASSVILLE, Mo. -

The Barry County Sheriff's Department says a man was shot and killed by an officer in Cassville.

The officer was responding to a domestic call at a home on Tuesday morning.  Police say the officer was struck by a pipe.  That's when the officer fired his gun.  The man died while being taken to a hospital in Springfield.  The officer was treated and released for minor injuries at the hospital in Cassville.

Police cleared the scene shortly before noon.