We are at the time of year when deer seem to randomly appear in the middle of the road. The Henry County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a car vs. deer accident on Highway 218 on November 1st at 7:08am.
The collision, which occurred near Kentucky Avenue, resulted in damage estimated at $10,000. An investigation showed that Barbara Tallman of Fort Madison, was traveling northbound on Highway 218 when she struck a deer in her 2023 Equinox.
No injuries were reported as a result of this accident.