Car-vs-deer collision damages Fusion

From Local Sources

FERDINAND — No injuries were reported after a passenger car-versus-deer collision Monday evening on Ferdinand’s south side.

Austin T. Schaad, 25, Tell City, was northbound on South Industrial Park Road in a 2015 Ford Fusion when the 6:50 p.m. accident occurred south of West Third Street, according to the Ferdinand Police Department.

Police said Schaad’s Ford collided with a deer on the roadway, sustaining damage to its hood, front bumper area and front passenger-side quarter panel.

The damage was estimated between $1,000 and $2,000 but the car was able to be driven from the scene.

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