Granville Man dies in coyote hunting incident
January 31, 2019
CLAY COUNTY, Iowa -- On January 27, at approximately 11:15 a.m., Clay County Sheriff's deputies, Iowa DNR conservation officers and local emergency personnel responded to a report of a Hunting incident near County Highway B53 and 160th Ave. in Clay County.
Kirk Struve, 47, of Granville, Iowa was struck by a round, while he was sitting inside his truck, it is believed the round was fired from another member of his Hunting party. The incident occurred while Struve was coyote Hunting with a large group of hunters.
Struve was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The investigation into the shooting is on-going and further information will be released throughout the investigation as necessary.