Listen Live on  

Newsradio WOOD 1300 and 106.9 FM

Grand Rapids News, Weather and Traffic

Hunting Accident Leaves One Man Dead

Hunting Accident Leaves One Man Dead
Posted November 20th, 2013 @ 4:18am by Michigan Radio Network

A St. Clair Township man has died after being accidentally shot in Montmorency County.

The Petoskey News Review reports 52-year-old Michael Heisler was shot in the leg Friday on state land in Albert Township.

State police say Heisler failed to return to his party after a day of hunting Friday. Troopers responded to a report of a missing man around 6 p.m.

They searched the area and found Heisler with a fatal gunshot wound. Police believe it was an accidental shooting.

An investigation is ongoing.

Recommended Stories