Man dies from accidental gunshot wound

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Hemet Station sheriff deputies were dispatched to the area of Bautista Road and Old Cary Road in Anza following an accidental shooting Monday, Aug. 24, at 12:40 a.m. When deputies arrived, they located an adult male who died of his injuries. According to a witness, the accident allegedly happened at a different location where they said there was no cellphone reception, so a man and the victim drove toward help and met first responders just off the roadway in the 37000 block of Bautista Canyon Road. “I saw the lights of several police and fire department vehicles in front of our property in the middle of the night and my first thought was either an accident or a brush fire, so I went down to the road to find out. What I was not expecting was the man lying next to the white truck
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