Deputy works Dubois truck-vs-deer accident

From Local Sources

DUBOIS — A Dubois man was able to drive his pickup truck away from the scene of a Monday morning truck-versus-deer collision just north of Dubois.

Nicholas J. Fawks, 37, Dubois, was northbound on State Road 545 in a 2010 Chevrolet Silverado when the 6:20 a.m. accident occurred 250 feet north of Dubois Road Northwest, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy said Fawks’ crew cab truck collided with a deer that came onto the roadway from the east.

Damage was estimated between $1,000 and $2,500.

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