Downstate man dies in Hunting Accident in Missaukee County

A downstate man is dead after a hunting accident Saturday morning in Missaukee county. The accident happened shortly before 8:30 in West Branch Township. Sheriff Jim Bosscher says 49 year old Ingo Joerges of Berkley was turkey hunting with a friend when his muzzle loading shot gun accidentally discharged. Joerges was pronounced dead at the scene.