Cumberland Times-News

October 25, 2012

Injured hunter flown to hospital - 10/26

Cumberland Times-News

— ROMNEY, W.Va. — A Winchester, Va., man who fell out of his tree stand Wednesday morning at Nathaniel Wild-life Management Area was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, according to the West Virginia Division of Natural Re-sources.

David Collie, 50, was bowhunting for deer when the accident occurred at about 8 a.m. Natural resource police officers who found him said Collie was complaining of back and stomach pain. Collie was listed in good condition Thursday, according to a hospital spokeswoman.

Officer Brett Simon is investigating.

Maryland State Police medevac helicopter re-sponded to the incident, according to emergency dispatches.