From our News Partners at WCBD-TV:

Early Tuesday morning, a man hunting deer fell out of a stand on Halfway Creek Rd. Charleston County Dispatch confirms that the man was wounded after falling, when his gun went off.

Around 2:50am a helicopter was on it's way to transport the man, who suffered from a gunshot wound. EMS was on the scene with the man, waiting for the helicopter to arrive.

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