DNR agents investigate hunting accident in Marlboro County

MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - DNR agents have opened an investigation into a hunting accident, involving three young men.

Two 15-year-olds from Bennettsville were shot; one was shot in the back, the other was shot in the leg, according to Captain Robert McCullough with DNR.

The injuries are non life-threatening.

The accident happened while in the woods near Stoneaway Lane, close to Blenheim.

The incident remains DNR under investigation, which is protocol with hunting accidents.

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