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Lost hunter

Postby dmankemper » Oct 9th, 2012, 8:42 pm

Does anyone know what happened to that poor hunter that search and rescue was looking for for 5 days? I know he was found, but I find it strange that it is all over the media, and then, just like that nothing else is said. By the way, my sincere condolences to the family of this man.
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Re: lost hunter

Postby Fancy » Oct 9th, 2012, 10:04 pm

It was accidental.
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Re: lost hunter

Postby dmankemper » Oct 9th, 2012, 11:15 pm

Thanks, just saw that on the news. Crazy how stuff happens sometimes, appar :200: :200: ently he had been hunting for years.
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Re: Lost hunter

Postby Busdriver1964 » Oct 11th, 2012, 3:14 am

Sad to see and condolences to the family... but an experiencted humter being shot with an empty rifle ?
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Re: Lost hunter

Postby Rwede » Oct 11th, 2012, 7:32 am

Very sad and condolences to Tracy's family.

Accidents can happen to us all, at any time, any place.
You are not stupid, I just think you have bad luck when thinking.

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But that is not unusual."
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Re: Lost hunter

Postby metallica » Oct 11th, 2012, 6:12 pm

mikett744 wrote:Sad to see and condolences to the family... but an experiencted humter being shot with an empty rifle//?????????????

A person has died, and a family is grieving. Please don't hurt the family anymore by ?????
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Re: Lost hunter

Postby Phoenix Within » Oct 12th, 2012, 9:22 am

mikett744 wrote:Sad to see and condolences to the family... but an experiencted humter being shot with an empty rifle//?????????????

If he got shot by it, it obviously wasn't empty. #1 rule crossing an obstacle, or anytime out in the bush, is there's NEVER a round chambered unless you plan to fire it immediately. A tragedy that could have been averted.
So I love the Okanagan but it's a place best enjoyed from atop a very large pile of $100 bills. - Spocky
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Re: Lost hunter

Postby gardengirl » Oct 12th, 2012, 10:24 am

mikett744 wrote:Sad to see and condolences to the family... but an experiencted humter being shot with an empty rifle//?????????????


People make mistakes. Sadly, sometimes they are fatal mistakes.
Life is a banquet and most poor suckers are starving to death.
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Re: Lost hunter

Postby blackpowder » Dec 1st, 2012, 2:20 pm

Rwede wrote:Very sad and condolences to Tracy's family.

Accidents can happen to us all, at any time, any place.


Sad condolences
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