Hiker accidentally shot by a hunter in St. Charles County

St. Charles County Mo. – A hunter accidentally shot a hiker today near the Louis and Clark Trail. The hunter mistakenly thought the hiker was a turkey. St. Charles County police were called to the scene at around 12:30 PM.

The hiker was taken to the hospital for medical treatment. His condition is unknown. Police say that this remains an active investigation.

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