At least one person injured in Monday morning traffic mishap involving a pair of deer


Monday, November 17th 2003, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


A traffic accident involving 3 people and 2 deer. It happened around 4 AM Monday.

Tulsa Police say 2 deer were chasing each other across the Broken Arrow Expressway when a motorcycle hit 1 of them. He managed to pull over safely. But the driver of a pick-up wasn't so lucky, he hit the second deer, lost control and hit the inside median.

The driver of a van saw what was happening, but couldn't avoid everything and hit the wall. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Police warn to be on the lookout for deer in the road. Hunting season hits high gear in a week.