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Roland man injured Saturday while hunting in Hardin County.
Posted: Dec 30 2012 by ppowers

A 53 year old Roland man was injured Saturday from a self inflicted gunshot wound while pheasant hunting southwest of Eldora in Hardin County. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reported that Tim Oelschlager was getting into his truck after pheasant hunting when the 12-gauge shotgun he was using fired hitting him in the foot shortly before 11a.m. on Saturday. Oelschlager was taken by ambulance to Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center and then was airlifted to University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. The incident is under investigation by the Iowa D.N.R.

A 53 year old Roland man was injured Saturday from a self inflicted gunshot wound while pheasant hunting southwest of Eldora in Hardin County. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reported that Tim Oelschlager was getting into his truck after pheasant hunting when the 12-gauge shotgun he was using fired hitting him in the foot shortly before 11a.m. on Saturday. Oelschlager was taken by ambulance to Grundy County Memorial Hospital in Grundy Center and then was airlifted to University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. The incident is under investigation by the Iowa D.N.R.

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