Hubby hit a deer tonight!

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by skillswife, Aug 19, 2011.

  1. skillswife

    skillswife Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2010
    SW Montana
    Thankfully he is ok, and luckily the car is drive-able. He was coming home from school, he is going to college an hour a way from home. During the week he will be staying in Butte and coming home on the weekends and this is exactly why I don't want him driving deer alley every morning and night if he was to commute! First day too!
  2. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    I'm glad he's okay! We see many deer on the side of the road on our weekend trips. So far they stay there, so we haven't hit any yet, but I'm always worried that they will jump out in front of us at night.
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    I hate when that happens.

    Glad your hubby is OK. sorry about the vehicle....

    I had a friend that is taking a dirt nap now because and Elk landed in his front seat.
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2011
  4. melodie_a

    melodie_a Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 28, 2010
    Sanford, NC
    Glad he is ok. I love the dog in the pics.. it is like "OMG...what in the world happened here"
  5. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    wow..I completely understand about the deer thing!!!

    One ran right into my drivers side door of the van once...not too long ago..didnt cause nearly as much
    damage as yours did...

    I am so thankful your hubby wasnt hurt!!!! That is a blessing!
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    What happend to the deer? [​IMG]
  7. annaraven

    annaraven Born this way

    Apr 15, 2010
    SillyCon Valley
    Eep! Glad he's okay!
  8. slamine

    slamine Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 13, 2010
    Quote:Venison for the next couple months?
  9. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Quote:Venison for the next couple months?

    Thats what i was thinking... [​IMG]
  10. mikensara

    mikensara Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 16, 2011
    New York
    that doesnt look so bad.[​IMG] thankfully he is ok I have seen deer do worse. I had my windsheild shattered by a deer, not what you would expect at 7 am other than a broken headlight the vehicle wasnt damaged to bad. The speed limit in town is 30mph thank god thats the speed i was travelling when this guy popped off a bank and there i was. The deer was a crumpled mess of fur and blood but thankfully killed on impact so he didnt suffer.

    When hunting season starts the number of driver collisions with deer keep auto body repair shops and car rental places in business steadily till christmas. In a way they boost our economy in the holiday shopping season [​IMG]

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