Huntington, WV asked in Personal Injury for West Virginia

Q: If someone injures you with a BB gun when they were trying to hunt can you sue them?

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2 Lawyer Answers

A: Yes. Whether your injuries are serious enough to justify a lawsuit is another issue. I would recommend that you speak with an attorney in Huntington who represents injured people to ask what your options are.

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing

A: Depends on where you were and they were, but assuming they discharged the gun when you were near the sight picture, they would be. However if the pellet didn't do much it sounds like a police or game warden issue.

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