The 42-year old Pavilion man, whose name has not been released, was flown by Mercy Flight to Strong after being shot in the chest and arm in Genesee County by a fellow hunter. State police are investigating.

Pavilion, NY- A Genesee County hunter is in Strong Memorial Hospital receiving treatment for gun shot wounds.

The 42-year old Pavilion man, whose name has not been released, was flown by Mercy Flight to Strong after being accidentally shot in the chest and arm by a fellow hunter.

According to the Pavilion Fire Department, the man was within 500 feet of his friend when he was shot.

State police are investigating.