A 16-year-old boy died while hunting in the Delta National Forest on Thursday, WAPT reports.

Cayle Mitchell Taylor, 16, of Franklinton, was accidentally shot by his father around 7 a.m. on Thursday, according to WAPT. The Harkey County coroner told WAPT Taylor died from gunshot wounds to the chest.

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks is in charge of the investiagtion.

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