Winchester man killed in Jefferson County hunting accident

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JEFFERSON COUNTY (KSNT) – A 53-year-old Winchester man was killed in a gun accident Monday morning while he was deer hunting by himself.

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office tells KSNT News the accident was reported at 7:45 a.m. east of Winchester and south of 150th and Wallace Rd. . According to Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Herrig, Gene T. Robertson was shot and killed accidentally by his own gun while he was getting in or out of his vehicle.

More specific details were not immediately released.

KSNT News will continue to update this story as more details become available.

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