Des Moines boy suffers deer hunting injury - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

Des Moines boy suffers deer hunting injury

Posted:

WINTERSET (KWWL)-- An 11-year-old Des Moines boy is recovering from a weekend deer hunting injury.

Authorities say Maxwell Birmingham was hunting with his grandfather Sunday when the muzzle loader rifle went off.

They say the boy was sitting on the ground when the gun fired, hitting him in the foot.

The injuries are not considered to be life-threatening.

Online Producer: Briana Denney

Powered by Frankly