DNR Investigates Death Of Wetzel County Hunter
Hoy R. Murphy Jr., media representative for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, confirmed that a Wetzel County man died Monday, Nov. 20 while deer hunting.
Murphy said Kenneth Franklin Lafferty III, age 20, died in a “single subject incident while hunting deer with a rifle.”
Murphy said the incident happened around noon, and is being investigated by DNR Police officers.
Lafferty was a New Martinsville resident.
Murphy had no other details at this time.