UPDATE: Ellsworth hunter in good condition after being shot
A 45-year-old Ellsworth man sustained a gunshot wound Wednesday morning, Nov. 27, while hunting with at least one other person.
Tad Eggenberger, 45, was struck by a stray bullet from another male in the same hunting party while firing at a deer, Pierce County Sgt. Pete Koch said in a press release. The incident happened shortly before 8 a.m. in a farm field southeast of the intersection of County Road CC and 150th Avenue in the town of Maiden Rock.