Fulton motorcyclist suffers minor injuries in collision with deer in Davison County

The Davison County Sheriff's Department, Mitchell Police Department and Mitchell Fire and Rescue respond to a motorcycle versus deer crash on Tuesday afternoon on (Matt Gade / Republic)

A 73-year-old Fulton man on a motorcycle collided with a deer east of Mitchell on Tuesday.

The driver of the 2019 BMW bike was traveling westbound on Highway 38 around 2:15 p.m. when a deer ran out of the north ditch and did not have time to avoid the collision, according to the Davison County Sheriff's Office. Officers estimated his speed at 40 miles per hour in a 45-mile-per-hour zone.

Minor injuries incurred and no citations were issued. The motorcycle also had light damage. The Sheriff's Office is not releasing the driver's name at this time.

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