Man drowns while duck hunting in Delta National Forest - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Man drowns while duck hunting in Delta National Forest

Daniel Franklin (Source: Facebook) Daniel Franklin (Source: Facebook)
Daniel Franklin (Source: Facebook) Daniel Franklin (Source: Facebook)
SHARKEY COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Sharkey County Sheriff Lindsey Adams confirmed that a man drowned in the Delta National Forest while duck hunting on Sunday morning.

Sheriff Adams said 24-year-old Daniel Franklin of Canton died in the accidental drowning.

Adams said his office received the call around 5 a.m. Sunday. He says that the boat Franklin and two others were in while duck hunting capsized.

The other two escaped unharmed. 

 The Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks is handling the investigation.

Warren County officials said they were also called to assist on the scene.

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