Woman accidentally wounded

April 08, 2007|By Phillip McGowan

An 18-year-old Marriottsville woman who was shooting clay pigeons accidentally wounded herself yesterday afternoon when she dropped a shotgun and it discharged, state police said.

Kelsey Marlee Allen was wounded in the lower right abdomen by the .410-gauge shotgun.

She was flown to Maryland Shock Trauma Center and underwent emergency surgery, police said.

She was listed last night in serious but stable condition.

Allen, who was shooting clay pigeons with friends at a farm in Carroll County, was hurt about 5 p.m., police said.

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