State Police Investigating Deadly Hunting Accident

Newport, N.Y. - State Police are investigating a deadly hunting accident in Herkimer County.

Troopers say 20-year-old Joshua Morgan was shot in a wooded area near State Route 5 in Newport Sunday. It's believed a member of the hunting group he was with accidentally pulled the trigger.

Police haven't released that person's name or said if any charges will be filed.


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