SAN ANTONIO -- A man was shot in the head while hunting south of San Antonio early Monday.
Emergency crews received a call from a man around 4:30 a.m. Monday. According to officers at the scene, the man told them he and another man had been out hunting 'varmints' near Interstate 37 & Southton Road, about 15 miles south of San Antonio, when he accidentally shot the other man. Deputies had trouble locating the men but found them after receiving a second call. When crews arrived, the man who had called was holding pressure on the victim's wound.
The victim, 35-year-old Steven Davis, was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC) where he underwent surgery. As of Monday afternoon, Davis remained in critical but stable condition.