Man Recovering from Weekend Hunting Accident
Monday, October 27, 2003, 12:46:26 AM
From The KCRG-TV9 Iowa City Newsroom
A man is still in the hospital after a hunting accident on
the opening day of pheasant season.
The man was shot Saturday morning near to town of Deep
River, about 20 miles east of Grinnell.
Poweshiek County Sheriff's Deputies say he was hit with
five shotgun pellets, two to the head, two to the chest and one to the hand.
But his injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.
Authorities are not releasing the man's name yet.
He remains hospitalized at Iowa Methodist Medical Center
in Des Moines.