Car Deer Accident

On 4/4/2017 at 8:50 p.m., The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated a vehicle vs. deer accident that occurred in the 3800 block of 460th Avenue. According to the investigation, a 2007 Buick Lucerne, owned and driven by Jill Ann Loomis, age 57 of Emmetsburg, was southbound on 460th Avenue. A deer emerged from the east roadside ditch area onto the traveled portion of the road where the Loomis vehicle made contact with it. Damage is estimated at $3000.00 to the Loomis vehicle. There were no reported injuries from the collision.