St.Paul hunter dies in Beltrami County after falling from deer stand
A 72-year-old St. Paul man died Saturday morning after he fell from a deer stand in Beltrami County.
According to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office:
Gene Arthur Berthiaume fell from a deer stand 15 feet up in Woodrow Township in rural Beltrami County near Saum. The incident was reported at 11:09 a.m.
Another member of Berthiaume's party was hunting nearby.
Berthiaume was declared dead at the scene.
The incident remains under investigation.