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Death at Carbon County gun range determined to be suicide

Coroner says man died from self-inflicted gunshot

NESQUEHONING, Pa. - Authorities have ruled a death at a Carbon County gun range a suicide.

Officials with the Carbon County Coroner's Office said a man died after shooting himself in the chest around 11 a.m. Saturday at the State Game Land #141 shooting range in Nesquehoning.

The range was closed while the Pennsylvania Game Commission, police and the coroner's office investigated.


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