A St. Petersburg man was killed in a hunting accident in Ohio on Monday, our news partners at The Tampa Bay Times report.

The Times said Randy Lee Gozzard, 62, was hunting on private land in Ashtabula with three friends when they heard several shots. They then found Gozzard on the ground.

The hunting party had permission to be on the land, and they said they had heard other hunters in the area before the incident.

Officials are investigating what happened.

For more, read The Times report.

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