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Pickup Vs Deer Collision Results In Possible Injuries

Fri 2-5-2021

(Ruthven)-- Possible injuries were reported Wednesday when a pickup collided with a deer near Ruthven, causing the vehicle's airbag to deploy.

Palo Alto county authorities say the driver, 47-year-old Heather De Jong of Ruthven, complained of possible injuries and was going to seek medical attention on her own.

Damage to the pickup was estimated at $10,000.

The Ruthven Fire Department and ambulance assisted on the scene.