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IA: Hunting accidents leave one person dead, one injured in Marion and Madison County

December 10, 2018

From Pat Curtis,

One person was killed and another injured in separate hunting accidents in south-central Iowa Sunday.

The fatal accident was reported at 4:30 p.m. near Lake Red Rock in Marion County. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the victim is a man, but his name and other details havenít been released.

The other accident happened around 8:40 a.m. in rural Madison County. According to the DNR, 39-year-old Ronald Butler of Macksburg was shot when he dropped his gun while getting out of a vehicle. Butler, who was hunting with two other people, was eventually flown to a Des Moines hospital.

Thereís no word on his current condition.

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