Mecosta Co. Sheriff’s Department Investigates Accidental Shooting

Mecosta County deputies investigated an accidental shooting while a man was riding a golf cart in Barryton.

The 57-year-old Grandville man, Terry Apol, was the passenger of the golf cart at 6660 20 Mile Rd. The golf cart was driven with a gun being carried on the back of the golf cart.

While driving the cart through a field, the gun went off. The shot hit Apol in the upper left arm.

He was taken to Spectrum Health with non-life-threatening injuries.