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Two vehicle vs. deer accidents reported

A pair of vehicle-deer accidents were investigated last week by Henry County Sheriff?s deputies.


The first accident was Oct. 25 when Kelly Bailey, Winfield, reported that she struck a deer while driving a 2015 Kia. The accident happened on Highway 34 near the Henry-Des Moines County line.


There were no injuries and damage to Bailey?s vehicle was listed at $2,000.


A van-deer accident happened Oct. 26 in the 1100 grid of Highway 78, west of Wayland.


Cameron Caudle, Winterset, reported striking a deer in the roadway with his 2004 Chrysler van. Damage to the van was estimated at $3,500 and no injuries were reported.