A 15-year-old French Lick boy has died after being shot while
deer hunting in southern Indiana, The Evansville Courier & Press
Nicholas Messmer of French Lick was wounded while hunting with a
family member Sunday afternoon near St. Anthony, a community in
Officers told the newspaper that a gun was apparently being lowered
from a tree stand when it went off, wounding the teen in the
The youth died after being taken to Jasper Memorial Hospital.
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