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TN: Man shot while bear hunting

October 7, 2018


A hunting accident Tuesday morning sent a Vonore man to the hospital.

Mime Barnes with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) said a group of people were bear hunting around 9:15 a.m. when a bear came at them out of a tree. Several people reportedly fired at the bear, hitting one of the hunters by accident.

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