Monday, November 12, 2018 7:03 a.m. CST
Pequot Lakes, MN (Learfield) – A 16-year-old girl is recovering from a gunshot wound suffered in a hunting accident near Pequot Lakes.
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office was notified by Crow Wing County Tuesday night that a teen was being taken to a Brainerd hospital with a gunshot wound to her foot.
Investigators say the rifle accidentally discharged as hunting gear was being loaded into a vehicle.
The victim was later airlifted to a St. Cloud hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.