Deer runs into side of pickup

From Local Sources

DUBOIS — A Schnellville man was able to drive his pickup truck away from the scene of a Sunday night collision with a deer north of Dubois.

Chad A. Jacob, 29, Schnellville, was southbound on State Road 545 in a 2017 GMC truck when the 11:32 p.m. accident occurred 500 feet north of Kalb-Zehr Road, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy reported that Jacob’s pickup was struck by a deer that entered onto the roadway from the west and ran into the vehicle’s passenger-side doors.

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

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