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updated 11:28 PM UTC, May 22, 2018

Hunter Injured

  • Written by Tony Hart
  • Published in News

(11/30/13) A hunting accident near Boyceville sends one man to the hospital in critical condition.

A spokesman for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation says 52-year-old Brian Kohnke, of Menominee, was involved in a deer drive with 20 hunters. Kohnke was one of five bystanders, and was shot in the stomach when a deer ran by. D-N-R says the investigation is ongoing. Kohnke was flown to a Saint Paul, Minnesota hospital.

~Wheeler News

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