A central Iowa teenager was injured Saturday while setting traps and squirrel hunting.
The Iowa Dept. of Natural Resources says 14-year-old Benjamin Beavers of Dallas Center was injured after the gun he was carrying discharged into his leg.
Beavers was taken to a Des Moines hospital where he's expected to survive his injury.
The DNR says the incident happened shortly before 10 a.m. southwest of Dallas Center.
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On scene, police found a victim who said a firearm was displayed.
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