Poor firearm safety has been determinedas the cause of an accidental shooting in Gosper County.
The Gosper County Sheriff's Office wasinformed shortly before noon on Monday that 22-year-old Eric Fisher of McCookwas being treated for a gun-shot wound at Cambridge Hospital.
Fisher was sitting on an ATV in apasture while a relative sat on another ATV holding a loaded 243 rifle. The gunaccidentally went off and Fisher was hit.
Fisher was transported to Good SamaritanHospital shortly thereafter.
Authorities say a person should nevercarry a loaded firearm on a recreational vehicle.