Man accidentally dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound

Local News

A  Union City man is dead after accidentally shooting himself in the chest.  

32-year-old Nicholas Powell returned home from hunting Friday afternoon and was carrying a pistol in a holster on his left side.  According to State Police in Corry, Powell removed the pistol from his holster and a bullet discharged and struck him in the chest. 

He was taken to Titusville Hospital where he later died from that injury. 

  

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