Cheney shoots man while hunting

US Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot a man while hunting in south Texas.

india Updated: Feb 13, 2006 11:21 IST

US Vice President Dick Cheney accidentally shot a man while hunting in south Texas, US media reported on Sunday, quoting a Cheney spokeswoman.

The man, identified as Harry Whittington, 78, was reported to be in good condition in a Corpus Christi hospital after being hit with buckshot while hunting quail with the vice president.

First Published: Feb 13, 2006 10:53 IST