Two Escape Injury in Car vs. Deer Crash in Rose Township

car-accident-graphic-5254_jpg_475x310_q85-300x225ROSE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) – DuBois-based State Police responded to a one vehicle accident on Interstate 80, in Rose Township, Jefferson County.

Police say this crash occurred at 7:35 p.m. on August 7,2015 as 67-year-old Leslie E Reed Jr., of Strattanville, was travelling westbound on Interstate 80 near mile marker 77.

According to police, a deer entered the roadway directly into the path of Reed’s 2013 Chevrolet Equinox.

Reed struck the deer and brought the vehicle to a controlled stop along the right berm.

Reed and his passenger 56-year-old Lori Reed, also of Strattanville, were wearing seat belts and were not injured.

Leadbetter Towing assisted police at the scene.

The above report was released to on August 16, 2015.

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