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Police investigating Cherry Creek hunting accident

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CHERRY CREEK -- The New York State Police are investigating a hunting accident which occurred at approximately 6:30 a.m. on Pickup Hill Road.

Preliminary reports indicate that two parties were turkey hunting in the vicinity of one and other on private property, at which time one party allegedly fired at a turkey. Part of the discharged round struck a member of the other hunting party in the torso.

The victim, a 17-year-old male was transported to a local hospital where he was treated and released.

The shooter has been identified and the investigation is ongoing.