Canberra Times

Print this article | Close this window

Man shot in face, legs in hunting accident

Published: October 14 2013 - 1:11PM

A man has been shot in the face and legs in a hunting accident in central western NSW.

The man, 21, was hunting on a Cowra property with the 33-year-old owner and the owner's 35-year-old brother on Saturday, police say.

He was accidentally shot when the 35-year-old fell over.

He was taken to the local hospital and transferred to Orange with non-life threatening injuries.

AAP

This story was found at: http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/man-shot-in-face-legs-in-hunting-accident-20131014-2vhvy.html