Union City hunter dies in accidental shooting Friday evening
A 32-year-old Union City man was removing the pistol after returning home from hunting when the pistol discharged.
A Union City hunter died in an accidental shooting Friday evening, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
Nicholas Powell, 32, returned home from hunting, and was carrying a pistol in a shoulder holster on his left side.
While removing the pistol from the holster, the pistol shot one round into Powell's chest.
The shooting incident occurred sometime between 4:45 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. at his home at 38505 Church Road in Bloomfield Township.
He was transported from his home to Titusville Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.