Car Deer Accident

On Monday, September 17, 2018 at 8:49 p.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office was called to the 4400 block of 360th Street for a report of a car deer accident. Upon investigation at the scene, it was determined that Mikayla Hein Malfero (22), of Estherville, was driving her 2009 Pontiac G6 westbound in the 4400 block of 360th Street when a deer exited the north ditch and was struck by the Hein Malfero vehicle. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $1800 total. No injuries were reported at the scene.