47-year-old Mankato man injured in hunting accident

Authorities say 47-year-old Joseph Uldrych Junior accidentally cut himself while field dressing.

47-year-old Mankato man injured in hunting accident
47-year-old Joseph Uldrych Junior accidentally cut himself while field dressing a white-tail deer he had just harvested. (Source: Holly Bernstein)

MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - A 47-year-old Mankato man is injured in a deer hunting incident over opening weekend.

The Faribault County Sheriff’s office responded to the scene at the wildlife area west of Winnebago just before 7 a.m. Saturday.

Authorities say 47-year-old Joseph Uldrych Junior accidentally cut himself while field dressing a white-tail deer he had just harvested.

Uldrych was transported by ambulance to United Hospital District. Details on his current condition haven’t been released.

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