A car versus cow accident in Talladega County, Alabama on Wednesday night ended with a volunteer firefighter getting shot in the leg.
According to Talladega County Chief Deputy Jimmy Kilgore, two
Renfroe Vounteer firefighters responded to the call on
Plantersville Road at about 8pm.
While they were trying to move the
injured cow out of the road, the animal became agitated and attempted to
charge at one of the firefighters. The firefighter pulled a handgun and shot at
the cow but missed, instead hitting his colleague in the lower leg.
injured firefighter was transported to Regional Medical Center in Anniston. No
word is available on his condition. Kilgore said both men
agreed the shooting was accidental, and that no charges would be