Motorcyclist injured in crash after deer runs into road
CASS COUNTY, Mich.—A motorcyclist was injured after a deer ran in front of his motorcycle on Sunday, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies were called to a crash involving injuries near Indian Lake Road and Smith Lake Street in Pokagon Township around 6 p.m. on August 9.
A 67-year-old motorcyclist from Niles told police that a deer ran out in front of him and caused him to lose control of his motorcycle.
A passerby helped the motorcyclist get out from underneath the motorcycle while waiting for police.
The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital for treatment of his minor injuries.
A helmet and protective gear prevented the motorcyclist from sustaining additional injuries, police said.