UPDATE: Officials confirm "shooter-victim" hunting incident
BOONE COUNTY - Officials confirmed there was a hunting incident Saturday night.
Boone County Sheriff's deputies and several medical units responded to Highway 124, just east of U.S. Highway 63 around 5:45 p.m.
Tom Strother, a representative of the Missouri Department of Conservation, said it appeared to be a "shooter-victim" incident where a victim was mistaken for a deer.
Strother did not have any information on the victim or the shooter.
Neighbors told KOMU 8 News on the scene that there is a hunting stand in the area.