Ford Ranger collides with eight-point buck

From Local Sources

HUNTINGBURG — A deputy issued a permit for a driver to legally possess a deer struck by a pickup truck Monday morning east of Huntingburg.

Logan F. Corbett, 26, Birdseye, was westbound on State Road 64 in a 2008 Ford Ranger when the 5:15 a.m. accident occurred 500 feet west of County Road 50E, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department.

The deputy said Corbett’s truck collided with an eight-point buck that came onto the highway from the south. The collision killed the deer and a permit for the possession of a wild animal was issued by the sheriff’s department.

Damage to the truck was estimated to have exceeded $2,500.

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