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MARATHON COUNTY (WAOW) - Marathon County Sheriff's Department officials have confirmed that a hunter was fatally shot Sunday morning.  They say it happened at 10 a.m. on County Road F.

Authorities say the person was hunting squirrels when the incident happened. More information is expected to be released Monday.

The department is currently investigating the incident with the DNR.

This is the second time in one week someone was reported to have been shot while squirrel hunting in Marathon County.
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