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20/10/2021

Oh deer! Animal and driver involved in collision on Donegal road had lucky escape

Motorists are reminded of the dangers of wild deer on the road

Oh deer! Animal and driver involved in collision on Donegal road had lucky escape

The deer involved in the collision was uninjured

Gardaí in Donegal are reminding people of the dangers of wild deer on the county's roads after a collision involving a deer.

The incident took place in Loughanure on Thursday evening. Gardaí said the animal was very lucky not to have been injured.

"We ask drivers to be aware and use caution in relation to wild deer at this time of year," said a garda spokesperson.

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