A deputy hit a deer while on patrol over the weekend.
Sheriff-elect Roger Soldan tells KSAL News that Deputy Jay Rector was northbound on K143 in his patrol unit Saturday just before 11pm and was struck by a deer.
The 2013 Ford truck had damage to the right front end and some minor hood damage.
The deer was killed in the collision.
There were no injuries and a damage estimate to the truck was not available.