Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Wisconsin hunting incident summary - Year 2014

Last revised: Friday March 14 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.