Two Hurt in Pike County Shooting
Authorities in Pike County are investigating a shooting that injured two over the weekend.
Sheriff Stephen Korte reports that deputies responded to a report of a shooting involving a shotgun on Route P near the Hamburg River Access Sunday afternoon.
Korte says initial reports indicate a man who may have been intoxicated, accidently discharged the shotgun, shooting himself in the foot and another man in the leg.
The man with the leg wound was taken to a St. Charles County hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury.
The names and ages of the man were not released.