Coroner: Man killed in hunting accident in Cambria County

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UPDATE #2 11/28- Cambria County Coroner Jeff Lees confirmed that just after 10 a.m. yesterday, a hunter was accidentally shot and killed off of Buckhorn Road in Jackson Township.

State police and the Pennsylvania Game Commission are assisting Lees in an investigation of the accident.

An autopsy is scheduled for today and Lees said more details will be available after that.


UPDATE 12:20 p.m.- Dispatch has confirmed that the Cambria County Coroner was called to the accident.

CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ)– Crews are on-scene of a hunting accident that occurred in Jackson Township according to Cambria County dispatch.

It is also an active scene, according to dispatch.

Dispatch, however, was unable to confirm the location or any other details at this time.

This is a developing story. Stick with WTAJ on-air and online as the story will be updated as details are made available.

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