WA: Man injured in hunting accident
October 27, 2009
Man injured in hunting accident
(Sequim) -- A hunting accident injured a man near Sequim Sunday.
Clallam County sheriff's deputies were called to an area near Louella
Road about 5:30 yesterday evening after a report of a man suffering a
gunshot wound to the leg. Deputies contacted two Port Angeles men who had
been hunting in the Palo Alto Road area.
Apparently, one of the mens' rifle discharged while they were unloading
The bullet traveled through the passenger seat, center console, and
driver's seat of one of the mens' pickup and fragmented.
The fragments went into the leg of 46-year-old Thomas Hull.
The two drove out of the woods until they had cell service and called
Hull was transported to Olympic Medical Center where he was treated for
Deputies say there's no evidence of foul play and the shooting has been
determined to be an accident.
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