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Elderly Man Accidentally Shoots Hand While Setting Mole Trap

Posted: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 10:11 am

A 71-year-old Toledo man was setting a mole trap using a 12-gauge shotgun shell when the trap accidentally discharged and hit his hand, according to the fire chief for the Toledo Fire Department.

Medics responded to the 500 block of Collins Road at about 4:25 p.m. Monday.

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