On Monday, June 14, 2021, at 06:49 am, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident in the 4400 block of 360th Street (Hwy 18). Following an investigation into the accident, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office determined that Tim Miller (19) of Emmetsburg was driving a 2003 Toyota Corolla west in the 4400 block of 360th Street. A deer emerged from the south ditch and was struck by Miller’s vehicle which caused a tire to blow. The vehicle to slide into the north ditch, coming to rest in a creek. Miller did not sustain any injuries in the accident. Miller’s vehicle sustained an estimated $500.00 damage as a result of the accident.