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Man hurt while turkey hunting in Etowah County

Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online

Etowah County authorities are investigating a hunting accident that happened Tuesday morning in the Ball Play community.

A 26-year-old man was turkey hunting with friends when there was a shooting accident at a property on Centre Road, the Etowah County Sheriff's Office said. He was taken to a hospital and his injuries are reportedly not life-threatening.

Deputies got a call about the accident around 8:30 a.m. The sheriff's office and Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources are investigating.

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