An off-duty TWRA wildlife officer was involved in a turkey hunting accident.

It happened on the North Cumberland WMA Sunday morning just before 10 a.m.

The wildlife officer accidentally shot two other hunter while Turkey hunting near Norma Rd.

One victim was transported and the other drove himself to UT Medical Center for examination.  Both victims have been released.

The incident is under investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.


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