Deer Collisions on the Rise

Deer collisions have been on the rise in Sheridan County as of late. (Photo Courtesy of the G&F)
Deer collisions have been on the rise in Sheridan County as of late. (Photo Courtesy of the G&F)

The Sheridan Regional Office of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department has received a plethora of phone calls regarding deer collisions and injured deer in roadways. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

Mischke said that after speaking with an automotive body repair shop in Sheridan, he learned that the repair shop had received four incidents involving deer collisions on Thursday alone.

Mischke said that with the weather expected to take a turn for the worse over the next few days, motorists should be extra cautious to avoid deer while on the roadways.

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