WI: UPDATE: Ellsworth hunter in good condition after being shot
November 27, 2013
A 45-year-old Ellsworth man sustained a gunshot wound Wednesday
morning, Nov. 27, while hunting with at least one other person.
Tad Eggenberger, 45, was struck by a stray bullet from another male
in the same hunting party while firing at a deer, Pierce County Sgt.
Pete Koch said in a press release. The incident happened shortly
before 8 a.m. in a farm field southeast of the intersection of
County Road CC and 150th Avenue in the town of Maiden Rock.
Koch said upon arrival officers found Eggenberger lying on the
ground with a single gunshot wound to his lower waist area.
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