PARMA, Idaho – A 13-year-old teen has been hospitalized after shooting himself in the shoulder while duck hunting, officials say.
The Canyon County Sheriff’s Office says the teen was with family south of Parma on the Boise River when he accidentally shot himself. The accident occurred at about 8 a.m. Saturday.
The boy, from Marsing, is believed to have suffered serious, but non-life threatening injuries. He has been transported to St. Alphonsus Medical Center in Boise.