A teenage hunter required hospital treatment after shooting herself in the foot.
The Cass County Sheriff's Office said the accident happened just before 6 p.m. n Tuesday, as the 16-year-old girl was loading gear into a vehicle.
She had been hunting in rural Pequot Lakes, Minnesota, when a rifle accidentally discharged a round into her right foot.
She was initially driven to Brainerd Hospital, before being airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital with North Memorial AirCare.
Her injuries are non-life-threatening.
About a week earlier, another 16-year-old Minnesota girl was shot in the back of the legs while hunting in Brown County.
She was struck with bird shot accidentally by another member of her hunting party.