Germany: Dutch hunter, mistaken for boar, shot in German forest

Dutch hunter, mistaken for boar, shot in German forest | NL Times

06/13/2022

A 54-year-old Dutchman was seriously injured during a wild boar hunt in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate during the early hours of Saturday morning. Another Dutchman accidentally shot him. This 65-year-old hunter mistook his compatriot for a wild boar, the German police said in a press release.

The seriously injured man was taken to a hospital for first aid and then admitted to a clinic for specialist care. His condition is stable and not life-threatening.

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