04. June 2013 · Comments Off on Man discharges shotgun inside shooting club, injures 10 people · Categories: Uncategorized · Tags: , , , ,

A 69-year-old man from St. Charles, Illinois, put what he thought was a dummy round into his 12-gauge shotgun, then pointed it at the floor and pulled the trigger. The shotgun shell was filled with large lead pellets (buckshot) which ricocheted off the floor and injured ten people, including himself. Most injuries were minor and were treated by first responders at the scene. Three people were taken to the hospital.

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