PELHAM, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire hunter escaped serious injury when buckshot fired by another hunter struck his backpack.
Police say 27-year-old Russell Raymond, of Derry, was hunting in a wooded area of Pelham on Friday afternoon when a 50-year-old hunter fired his 20-gauge shotgun, striking a backpack that Raymond was wearing.
WMUR-TV (http://bit.ly/S3gvbF ) reported that Raymond suffered minor injuries and was able to walk out of the woods after calling 911. He was treated at Parkland Medical Center in Derry and released.
Information from: WMUR-TV, http://wmur.com