HOME ABOUT CAMPAIGNS CRISIS CENTER ACTIVIST CENTER MEDIA CENTER HUNTING ACCIDENTS C.A.S.H. NEWSLETTER

Hunting Accident File > Safe Hunting

MN: Hunter Dies From Accidental Self-Inficted Gunshot Wound in Otter Tail Co.

11/15/2010

Hunter Dies From Accidental Self-Inficted Gunshot Wound in Otter Tail Co.

OTTER TAIL COUNTY, MINN. - A Spring Lake Park man died while hunting alone
Sunday, following what appears to be an accidental self inflicted gunshot
wound, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office.

Investigators said 38-year-old Corey Meyer was found alone northeast of
Bluffton Sunday, an area he had hunted for the past 12 years.

Evidence at the scene suggested that Corey was moving through heavy wooded
underbrush toward a deer he had shot, when somehow he accidentally shot
himself in the head. The cause of death was ruled extensive head trauma.

Investigators said evidence at the scene ruled out the possibility that
Meyer was shot by another hunter.
No foul play was suspected.

Return to Hunting Accident Index


Fair Use Notice: This document may contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owners. We believe that this not-for-profit, educational use on the Web constitutes a fair use of the copyrighted material (as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law). If you wish to use this copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

 
 

Home  |  About  |  Campaigns  |  Crisis Center  |  Activists  |  Media  |  Hunting Accidents  |  Newsletter

C.A.S.H.
P.O. Box 13815, Las Cruces, NM 88013
Phone: 575-640-7372
E-mail: CASH@AbolishSportHunting.com  
Joe Miele - President

 

C.A.S.H. is a committee of Wildlife Watch, Inc.
a 501(c)3 Not-for-Profit Corporation.
Contributions are tax-deductible.

All content copyright C.A.S.H. unless otherwise noted.

We welcome your comments
   

Thank you for visiting all-creatures.org

Sponsored & Maintained by The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation