OHP Instructor And Cadet Shot During Training Exercise At Range - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

NEWS

OHP Instructor And Cadet Shot During Training Exercise At Gun Range

Posted: Updated:
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a firearms instructor and a cadet were accidentally shot. One was shot in the hand and the other in the leg. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a firearms instructor and a cadet were accidentally shot. One was shot in the hand and the other in the leg.
OKLAHOMA COUNTY, Oklahoma -

An Oklahoma Highway Patrol instructor and cadet were hurt after a training exercise at the Oklahoma County Gun Range.

Emergency crews were called out to the scene at 4001 N. Air Depot Monday afternoon.

OHP Spokesperson Lt. Betsy Randolph said a firearms instructor and a cadet were accidentally shot. One was shot in the hand and the other in the leg. They were both taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Lt. Randolph said the Oklahoma Highway Patrol was practicing at the gun range when the shooting happened.

The firearms instructor and cadet were treated and released from the hospital Monday evening. The instructor has been identified as Trooper Mark Walters, 53 of Yukon. He is a 30-year veteran of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. The cadet has been identified as Cadet Bryce Stout, 24 of Weatherford. 

Bryce accidentally shot himself and the trooper.

The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office is investigating the accidental shooting with the assistance and cooperation of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. 

Special Features

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

Mobile Alerts

Get breaking news, headlines, weather alerts & more on your cell phone.

Radars

See where weather is happening using our live interactive radars.

Classifieds

Use our free classifieds to find the things you need or sell your items.

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

ESP Interactive

Special Coverage

  • Bridge Tracker

    How safe are Oklahoma's bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

  • Fallen Heroes

    News 9 honors our fallen Oklahoma heroes. View our interactive timeline.

  • Murrah Bombing Timeline

    Learn more about the events leading up to and following the bombing.

  • Road Trip

    News 9 is on the move with a new series, Road Trip Oklahoma. See who we're visiting!

  • Storm Zone

    Watch tornadoes tear across Oklahoma and learn how to stay safe!

  • Turnpike Timelines

    View a historical road map of Oklahoma's turnpike system.

Powered by WorldNow
News 9
7401 N. Kelley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
OKLAHOMA CITY'S OWN TM
Oklahoma's Own News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state including Oklahoma City's Own.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014, WorldNow and KWTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.