Bullet Grazes Hunter in Niagara County

December 11, 2011 Updated Dec 11, 2011 at 6:26 PM EDT

By WKBW News

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Bullet Grazes Hunter in Niagara County

December 11, 2011 Updated Dec 11, 2011 at 6:26 PM EDT

ROYALTON, NY (WKBW-TV) - A hunter is recovering tonight at ECMC in Buffalo after being accidentally shot while Sunday morning in Niagara County.

A female hunter called 911 stating that they shot at a deer and believed that they had accidentally shot a male party they where hunting with. It was discovered that the person that was shot sustained a minor graze wound to the left shoulder area. That hunter was transported to the Erie County Medical Center. No names are being released at this time and the accident is still under investigation by Niagara County Sheriff's Office and ENCON.