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

Hunting Accident File > Safe Hunting?

CA: Teen Hunter Passes Away

October 24, 2012

By B.J. Hansen, MyMotherLode.com

Alpine County, CA -- One hunter has died, and another was found with severe hypothermia in Alpine County yesterday.
 
14-year-old Taylor Dustin of Angels Camp died, and his uncle, 40-year-old Devin Smith of Douglas Flat, was taken away by air ambulance for treatment.

The Alpine County Sheriff's Office reports that the two were hunting over the weekend in the Hermit Valley area when a snowstorm hit.
 
At three o'clock yesterday afternoon searchers located Devin, and three hours later, Taylor was located. The two were both near Steve Nott Camp in the Mokelumne Wilderness.

The Alpine County Sheriff's Office reports that an investigation is ongoing.

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