20-year-old man killed in hunting accident in Siskiyou National Forest

The Seattle Times reports that Kelly Johnson, 41 of Powers, Oregon is charged with manslaughter in the death of Cody Armstrong, 20. Armstrong and Johnson were both hunting in the Siskiyou National Forest near Powers where both men lived. Johnson claims he was aiming at a deer, but instead he shot Armstrong in the head. The two men were hunting together, along with a third man.

According to one report, Johnson shot at a sound that he thought was a deer.

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