On 11/03/2021 at 7:51 a.m. the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a single vehicle verse deer accident in the 3900 block of 320th Street. Upon investigation it was determined that a blue 2006 Dodge Ram 2500 registered to and driven by William Joseph Hawks of Ruthven was eastbound on 320th Street when a deer emerged from the south ditch. Hawks struck the deer in the roadway. There was an estimated $5,000.00 in damage to the Dodge. No injuries were reported on scene.