Car Deer Accident

On 1/25/2020 at 6:23 p.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a single vehicle car deer accident that occurred in the 3400 370th Avenue. According to the investigation conducted by the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office, a 2019 Dodge Ram, owned by D J Foods INC, and driven by Patrick James Martini Jr, age 35 of Emmetsburg, was traveling north on 370th Avenue. A deer emerged from the east ditch and onto the traveled portion of the roadway and was srtuckby Martini. Damage was estimated at $2000.00 to the Dodge Ram. There were no reported injuries as a result of the collision.