Man shot while hunting with group in southern N.B.
A rifle owner checks the sight of his rifle at a hunting camp property in rural Ontario west of Ottawa on Sept. 15, 2010. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press)
THE CANADIAN PRESS
Published Monday, November 12, 2012 4:23PM AST
PENOBSQUIS, N.B. -- RCMP in New Brunswick say a man was seriously injured Saturday after a being shot by another man while hunting.
Police say the man was shot by another hunter in his group around 2 p.m. in the Penobsquis area.
The Mounties say he was rushed to a hospital in Sussex and later transferred to a hospital in Saint John.
They say the man's injuries are serious, but not life-threatening.
Police are investigating the incident.