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DEPUTY DOING OK AFTER HUNTING MISHAP
WALLOWA A Wallowa County Sheriff''s deputy is home in good condition after a hunting accident Sunday.
Sgt. John Campbell, 30, of Wallowa was struck in the right shoulder blade with a .22-caliber rifle bullet.
A companion was working on a rifle, which accidentally discharged. The two were about 3 miles outside of Wallowa. About noon, the Wallowa ambulance was dispatched.
Campbell was transported to Wallowa Memorial Hospital, where the bullet was removed and he was released, according to a Sheriff's Office spokesperson.