Hunter shoots himself near Pine Valley

indexPINE VALLEY, Calif. – A man who was hunting east of Pine Valley shot himself in the leg, a San Diego County sheriff’s lieutenant said.

The man’s are not expected to be life threatening. He was air lifted by Mercy Air shortly after 9 a.m. from near Buckman Springs Road off Interstate 8, according to Lt. Clayton Lisk. According to Lisk, “U.S. Forest Service rangers will  investigate.

Lisk said U.S. Forest Service rangers would investigate.