Car Deer Accident

On 11/19/2017 at 8:39 p.m., The Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a single vehicle property damage accident that occurred in the 2700 block of 420th Avenue. A 2008 Ford Fusion, owned by Kevin Petrich but driven by Joshua Alfred Petrich, age 19 of Graettinger, was traveling south on 420th Street. A deer emerged from the east ditch and into the roadway where the Petrich vehicle collided with the deer.

The Petrich vehicle sustained an estimated $6000.00 worth of damages. There were no reported injuries as a result of the collision.