Swedish elk hunter dead after partner's misfire

A hunter in southern Sweden died on Sunday after a member of his hunting team shot him in the head while aiming for an elk.

"He died immediately," said Stefan Klingstedt of the Linköping police to the Aftonbladet newspaper.

The deceased man, a 60-year-old elk hunter, was out with his friends in the Kinda woods in Kisa, southern Sweden, when the incident occurred.

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