Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Wisconsin hunting incident summary - Year 2014

Last revised: Thursday May 08 2014
# Date/Time Location Injury Description Fatal Self Inflicted (SI) or Same Party (SP) Shooter Age / Sex / Hunter Safety Certified Victim Age / Sex / Hunter Safety Certified Type of Firearm
1. 2/15/2014 09:15am Jefferson Private #6 lead fine shot to left and right leg, 1 bb hit left collar bone No SI - Self Inflicted 26yr F Yes Same as Shooter 12 Gauge Pump Shotgun
Synopsis: The shooter was hunting rabbit. Shooter shot a running rabbit next to gravity box causing fine shot to ricochet.
2. 5/01/2014 unknown am Dane Public Pellet wounds to right arm, shoulder and face No Neither 50yr M Unknown 46yr M Unknown 12 Gauge Shotgun Action Unknown
Synopsis: The shooter was hunting turkey. Shooter failed to identfiy target and shot at movement 50 yards away hitting victim.

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