REDFIELD, South Dakota — Police in Spink County say a man who was taking aim at some gophers in his yard accidently shot a 20-year-old fisherman from Redfield.
Authorities say the 20-year-old man was fishing at Turtle Creek when he was struck by a stray round from a 22-caliber weapon. He was treated at the Redfield Hospital. He's expected to make a full recovery.
KDLT-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1dBDmZx ) the Spink County Sheriff's Office and the state Department of Criminal Investigation looking into the matter.
Information from: KDLT-TV, http://www.kdlt.com