Originally Posted by j
I wonder if a tourniquet could have saved him, possibly at the cost of the leg.
This was the first thing that came to my mind as well... Another thing could have definately saved his life, however: being more careful with his guns. Guns are very dangerous tools and should be treated as such.
Not really funny. I've had to deal with hunting accidents before as a wilderness search and rescue person. Much less serious, thankfully, but it does imbue you with a certain respect for firearms.