Deer runs into woods after collision

From Local Sources

PATOKA LAKE — A Birdseye-area driver told police a deer ran off into the woods after colliding with her car Tuesday afternoon west of Patoka Lake.

Christina G. Bell-Lindsey, 40, Birdseye, was northbound on County Road 1025E in a 2017 Toyota Camry when the 3:45 p.m. accident occurred south of State Road 164, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department.

A deputy said the Bell-Lindsey Toyota sustained between $2,500 and $5,000 in damage when it collided with a deer that came onto the highway from the east.

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