Ohio Co. Man Hospitalized after Accidentally Shooting Himself

Kentucky State Police say an Ohio County man accidentally shot himself in the arm this morning.
Kentucky State Police say an Ohio County man accidentally shot himself in the arm this morning.

Troopers say 57-year-old Arthur Wilson of Fordsville told them he thought a coyote was attacking his chickens in the middle of the night.

When he rushed out to the chicken coop to protect them, he accidentally discharged his pistol, hitting himself in the left arm.

Wilson was taken to Deaconess in Evansville with a non-life threatening injury.
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