R.I. DEM reporting a man injured during a hunting incident

Ri Dem Richmond

RICHMOND, R.I. (WLNE) – According to the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, a man was injured after a hunting incident this afternoon.

A 28-year-old man from Wakefield, was shot in the lower part of his back by his hunting partner.

The two men were hunting deer in the woods near West Shannock Road at the time.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.

There is no word yet on his condition, and the DEM is investigating.

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