One Injured In Hunting Accident

By WTAJ News

Published 11/24 2013 05:06PM

Updated 11/24 2013 05:09PM

BELLEFONTE, CENTRE COUNTY - A 15 year old was shot over the weekend while bear hunting.

Police say it happened Saturday morning just after 9:30 in Bellefonte. Spring Township Police say the boy was actively hunting with a large group of bear hunters when a rifle went off and hit him in the left bicep.

The boy was taken to Mount Nittany Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The state game commission is investigating.

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