One person died Saturday after a reported hunting accident in Columbia County, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

Sheriff's deputies responded at about 9:30 a.m. to a shooting call reported as a hunting accident. When law enforcement arrived, other members of the hunting party were performing CPR on the victim, according to the sheriff's office. The victim later died at the scene. 

Oregon State Police, St. Helens Police Department and Scappoose Police Department assisted the sheriff's office. 

Subscribe to Daily Headlines

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Load comments