North English Man Falls Victim to Flying Deer

North English Man Falls Victim to Flying Deer

Authorities in Keokuk County say a man is dead after a car hit a deer last(Wed) night, sending it airborne and through his windshield.

It happened just after 7 o’clock on Highway 92 just west of Sigourney.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, a car was heading west on Highway 92 when it hit a deer that jumped out in front. The deer went flying into the windshield of another car, eastbound, hitting and killing the driver inside.

The Iowa State Patrol identified the victim as 45-year old Donald Burdick of North English.

Troopers say the crash is still under investigation.