Man dead after Wetzel County hunting accident

WETZEL COUNTY, W.Va. (WDTV) -- A man died Monday as a result of a hunting accident in Wetzel County.

According to the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, 20-year-old Kenneth Franklin Lafferty died after an accident while hunting deer Monday.

The accident occurred around noon. No one else was involved in the accident.

The accident is being investigated by Division of Natural Resources police officers.