Man Crashes Vehicle in O’Brien County After Swerving to Avoid Deer

A Sutherland man sustained minor injuries in a crash Saturday evening in O’Brien County.

Authorities say 35-year-old Robert Carson lost control of a 2000 Chevrolet Malibu while traveling in the 4800 mile of Van Buren Avenue. Deputies say Carson swerved to avoid a deer, causing the vehicle to leave the road. It then struck a driveway and rolled.

The vehicle was totaled.

Carson was cited for failure to maintain control.

(thanks to Community First Broadcasting sister station KUOO in Spirit Lake)


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