Deer collides with vehicle Sunday, injuring teen driver

Tuesday, May 30, 2023–12:06 p.m.

-Rome Police Department report-

A Kingston teen was taken to the hospital for treatment following a vehicle/deer collision in West Rome.

According to the Rome Police Department report:

The incident occurred on Sunday at around 1:30 p.m. on Redmond Circle near Chieftain Drive when a deer ran into the roadway and collided with a 1998 Mercedes.

The deer penetrated the windshields and the 18-year-old driver sustained cuts to his face and neck.

There were two other teenagers in the vehicle, but they were uninjured.

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