Analysis finds young hunters are more likely to cause accidents November 16, 2011 Wisconsin

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Analysis finds young hunters are more likely to cause accidents November 16, 2011 Wisconsin, Fond du Lac Reporter

It comes at a time when hunting proponents are doing all they can to introduce children to... gun-deer season Despite holding only 18 percent of all licenses, hunters 21 years old and younger caused 27 percent of shooting accidents during the past decade, including five of the last 30 shooting-related fatalities.... A majority of the 337 accidents involved graduates of the state’s hunter safety course. - a Gannett Wisconsin Media analysis of 10 years of state Department of Natural Resources data 


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