Man dies in Howard County hunting accident

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Howard County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a fatal shooting that appears to be from a hunting accident.

Howard County officials confirmed the information with Eyewitness News, saying the accidental shooting took place in Burlington Saturday evening.

Crews were dispatched around 6:30 p.m. to 11361 W. 100 South on a report of a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.

The accident is still under investigation.

The name of the deceased has not been released pending family notification.