MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 63-year-old man died while hunting near Alexandria Sunday, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities say James Allen Swor of Carlos, Minn. was deer hunting with others on private property in Osakis Township, which is east of Alexandria.READ MORE: Suni Lee Named Sports Illustrated's Female Athlete Of The Year
Swor had reportedly shot a large buck earlier and was tracking the deer into a large pine tree grove. Swor and others in the hunting party separated while attempting to locate the deer. After a period of time, one of the others found Swor on the ground, unresponsive.READ MORE: Wild Top Oilers 4-1 For 7th Straight Win
CPR was initiated, emergency personnel arrived, but Swor was pronounced deceased on scene.MORE NEWS: Kim Potter's Trial In Daunte Wright's Death Begins Wednesday: Here's How To Watch
The cause of the death does not appear to be suspicious and is believed to be related to a previous medical condition.