Hunter injured in fall

Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Deputies, Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries Enforcement Agents, Natchitoches Parish Fire District 7, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center EMS and a Natchitoches City Fire Department All-Terrain Vehicle ambulance responded to the scene of a hunting accident on Nov. 18 at 10 am where a hunter apparently fell from a deer stand off of La. Hwy 487 in the Marthaville area according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The hunter is being transported by EMS to a Shreveport hospital suffering from non-life threatening injuries after falling from a deer stand.

Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Agents are working the incident with assistance from NPSO Deputies.