Drivers urged to use caution during deer season
Once winter hits,
driving to class on icy roads can be perilous. However, there is another obstacle students must avoid: deer. Due to an increase in deer-related car accidents during winter, students should mentally prepare
themselves for the possibility of hitting a deer.
“Last year Kansas had
9,200 deer-vehicle collisions,” said Steve Swartz, chief of public affairs for the
Kansas Department of Transportation.
Although deer can be
spotted on roads throughout the year, drivers shoul