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Careful Of The Deer!!

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It’s deer mating season as October to December sees a spike in the number of deer accidents.  Some tips to follow to try and avoid a deer accident include scanning the roadway and shoulders ahead of you.  Use high-beams if there’s no oncoming traffic, and if a collision is unavoidable, apply the breaks firmly and stay in your lane.  Swerving to avoid ... Read More »

Vehicle-Deer crashes rise in October thru December.

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Last year in Kansas, over 9-thousand traffic crashes were deer related, with two people killed and 305 people injured. Most vehicle-deer crashes occur between October and December around dawn and dusk.  The deer rutting season and other factors during this time appear to increase the movement of the deer and the number of deer on the roadway.  Also, if one ... Read More »