Reported Accidental Shooting Under Investigation in Western Wyoming
Authorities in western Wyoming are investigating a reported accidental shooting which left a man and woman injured.
The shooting was reported Aug. 3 at roughly 8:30 p.m. in Osmond. Christopher Jeff Mower, 35, suffered a gunshot wound to his left chest and bicep area.
Lindsey Smith, 29, suffered an injury to her foot during the incident.
They were both taken to Star Valley Health for medical treatment. Mower, a resident of Rexburg, Idaho, was later flown to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center in Idaho Falls, Idaho.
Another person at the scene, 41-year-old Idaho Falls resident Carl Edwin Dalton was taken into custody on an outstanding warrant which was unrelated to the shooting.
The sheriff's office continues to investigate the incident. Further details were unavailable Friday morning.