WI: Hunter Hit With Bullet Fragment In Marquette County
Hunter Hit With Bullet Fragment In Marquette County Authorities Say
Shooting Has Been Ruled Accidental
November 20, 2010
MONTELLO, Wis. -- A hunter was struck by a stray bullet fragment at the
Grand River Marsh public hunting grounds in Marquette County, according to
the Marquette County Sheriff's Department.
Authorities said the man's injuries are not believed to be
life-threatening and that the department is treating the incident as an
The incident is being investigated by the Wisconsin Department of Natural
Resources and the Marquette County Sheriff's Department.
Officials said the man was hit by the bullet fragment at about 9 a.m. on
Saturday near Puckaway Road on the northwest side of the hunting area. The
grounds are southeast of Montello.
Return to Hunting Accident Index
Fair Use Notice: This document may contain copyrighted material
whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owners. We believe
that this not-for-profit, educational use on the Web constitutes
a fair use of the copyrighted material (as provided for in section
107 of the US Copyright Law). If you wish to use this copyrighted
material for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must
obtain permission from the copyright owner.