Plympton man suffers gunshot wound in hunting accident

Raw video from scene at Plympton hunting accident

PLYMPTON — A 25-year-old Plympton man is recovering after being shot Friday while hunting with several others.

Plympton Police and Fire responded around 4 p.m. in the area of 153 Center Street where they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound to his chest.

Officials said that several people had provided critical care to him until EMS arrived. He was brought to South Shore Hospital for treatment.

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Police said from its initial investigation that this is a hunting accident.