Truck-vs-deer accident occurs near crossroads

From Local Sources

DUBOIS — A motorist received a permit to claim the deer killed in a collision with his truck Wednesday night west of the Dubois Crossroads.

Jayson Young, 47, Dubois, was eastbound on State Road 56 in a 2001 Chevrolet pickup truck when the 8:45 p.m. accident occurred near County Road 325E, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy said Young’s truck collided with a deer that came onto the highway from the north. The deputy then issued a permit for the animal.

Damage to the truck was estimated at less than $1,000.

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