Deer collides with pickup, dies at scene

From Local Sources

BRETZVILLE — Police say a deer was deceased at the scene after it ran into the path of a pickup truck Tuesday morning west of the Bretzville Junction.

Mark R. Fink, 33, Huntingburg, was eastbound on State Road 64 in a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado when the 6:08 p.m. accident occurred 1,200 feet west of State Road 162, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy said Fink’s truck struck the deer, which had entered onto the travel portion of the highway from the south.

Damage was estimated between $2,500 and $5,000.

A Uebelhor & Sons wrecker assisted.

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