Teen Shoots Self in Foot While Hunting in Michigan

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

SNOVER, Mich. (AP) -- A 16-year-old boy shot himself in the foot while hunting in Sanilac County.

According to the sheriff's department, the teenager tripped and accidentally discharged his firearm between 5 p.m. and 5: 30 p.m. Thursday near Snover.

The Times Herald of Port Huron reports a neighbor and family members gave the boy first aid and took him to a hospital in Sandusky.

He later was transferred to a Saginaw hospital.

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