SHELLY, Minn. (AP) — Norman County authorities say they believe the death of a hunter in northwestern Minnesota was an accident.

The Norman County sheriff’s office got a call from the man’s family around 7:45 a.m. Saturday that he had not returned from hunting. Authorities found his body about an hour later in a wooded area northwest of Shelly.

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WDAY-TV reports his body was taken to the medical examiner’s office in Grand Forks, North Dakota, for an autopsy.

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The man’s name has not been release, but he was in his 20s.

The sheriff’s office is still investigating.

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