Accidental shooting reported at range near Nampa

CANYON COUNTY - Canyon County sheriff's deputies were investigating a report of an accidental shooting at a shooting range southwest of Nampa Thursday afternoon

Canyon County spokesman Joe Decker said the shooting happened at the George Nourse Range at 16802 Nash Lane.

Dispatch said the report was received at around 1:49 p.m.

A man was injured, Decker said, possibly from a firearm malfunction.

He was transported by air ambulance to a Boise hospital.

Decker said the man is a 65-year-old Caldwell resident. He was listed in critical condition Thursday night.

This is a breaking news story, and it will be updated as soon as more details are available.

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