Hunters shot near Willmar, Roseau
Published November 10, 2003 HUNT11
WILLMAR, MINN. -- A man was shot during the opening day of deer season
The sheriff's department says the 72-year-old man was shot in the left
above the knee while hunting south of Lake Solomon in Dovre Township,
The shooting happened at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday. The man was treated at
Memorial Hospital and released.
Another hunting accident was reported in Roseau County in northern
Minnesota. Authorities say a 17-year-old boy apparently was getting out
vehicle when his rifle discharged Saturday morning, hitting him in the
foot. That accident happened southeast of Badger.