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Oelwein man killed while hunting

Oelwein man killed while hunting

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OELWEIN — Iowa The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reports an Oelwein man was fatally shot while turkey hunting Saturday. Officials say the incident happened about 3 p.m. in Fayette County north of Maynard.

The DNR reported Michael Adams, 63, was injured when another person in his hunting party fired a 12-gauge shotgun and struck Adams in the face and chest area. Authorities pronounced Adams dead at the scene.

The incident is under investigation.


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