Dodge County man aiming for woodchuck accidentally shoots golfer, deputies say
LOMIRA, Wis. — An 80-year-old man was accidentally shot while golfing in Dodge County on Monday morning, officials said.
According to a news release from the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, officials were sent to The Golf Club at Camelot in the township of Lomira shortly after 11 a.m.
Officials said a 50-year-old Lomira man was trying to shoot a woodchuck on his property, but the bullet ricocheted off some trees and struck the Fond du Lac man.
The release said the man was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to be released.
An investigation is ongoing.
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