Deputies investigating accidental shooting near Falls Creek

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FALLS CREEK, Okla. – Authorities are investigating following an accidental shooting at Falls Creek.

On July 14, deputies with the Murray County Sheriff’s Office were at the Falls Creek Church Camp to perform a welfare check. While on scene, they learned about a man with a cut to his leg.

When they went to the first aid station, they realized the man was suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

Fortunately, deputies were able to stop the bleeding.

The victim, Ryan Thomas, serves as a security guard for Falls Creek.

Thomas told investigators that he accidentally shot himself while hunting wild pigs in the area.

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