Van hits deer near Hillham

From Local Sources

HILLHAM — No wrecker was needed after a van collided with a deer Wednesday morning west of Hillham.

Steven R. Moffatt, 60, French Lick, was westbound on State Road 56 in a 2002 Ford Econoline when the 7 a.m. accident occurred 750 feet east of Cuzco Road North, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department.

A deputy said Moffatt’s van sustained between $1,000 and $2,500 in damage when it struck a deer standing in the roadway.

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