SUV-vs-deer collision damages vehicle

From Local Sources

SCHNELLVILLE — A motorist avoided injury in an SUV-versus-deer collision Thursday morning west of Schnellville.

Jordan N. Theising, 27, Schnellville, was westbound on Schnellville Road in a 2009 Toyota RAV4 when the 7:30 a.m. accident occurred east of Santine Road, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy said Theising’s SUV collided with a deer that walked onto the roadway from the north and entered into its path.

Damage was estimated to have exceeded $2,500 but no wrecker was needed.

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