Wrecker called after SUV-vs-deer collision

From Local Sources

JASPER — A wrecker was called after an SUV-versus-deer collision Sunday morning just south of Jasper.

Antonia M. Laux, 60, Celestine, was northbound on State Road 162 in a 2012 Nissan Juke when the 7:44 a.m. accident occurred 150 feet north of Schnellville Road, according to the Dubois County Sheriff’s Office.

A deputy said Laux’s Nissan collided with a deer that came onto the highway from the west. The deputy located the deer deceased on the east side of the roadway.

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

A Bob Luegers Motors wrecker assisted.

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