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State Trooper Strike Deer Near Riverside

Dec 20, 2017

A collision with a deer caused a Washington State Patrol Trooper to suffer minor injuries to his wrist, and major damage to his vehicle.

According to the State Patrol Report, Trooper Kelvin Fox was northbound on Highway 97 just north of Riverside around 8:49 am Tuesday when he struck a deer that ran into the roadway. 

Fox received minor injuries. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

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