Sauk Centre Teen Recovering after Accidental Shooting

Updated: 10/21/2013 7:49 AM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste


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A 15-year-old Sauk Centre boy was shot while duck hunting Sunday around 3 p.m.

According to the Stearn's County Sheriff's Office, the teen was accidentally shot by another 15-year-old Sauk Centre boy, who was in the same hunting party.

The group was duck hunting on the Sauk River in Getty Township when the accident occurred. 

The teen was taken by family to CentraCare Hospital in Sauk Centre, Minn. He was treated for non-life threatening injuries to his back.

At this point, additional details have not been released.