Comments for: Peru man injured when rifle explodes

Posted Sept. 18, 2010, at 7:13 p.m.

ROXBURY | A Peru man suffered injuries to his right hand when the lever action on the Marlin 45-70 rifle he was using exploded upon firing during target practice at a gravel pit in Roxbury. Kevin Hostetter, 49, was target practicing at a gravel pit off of Walker Brook …

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