Driver taken to hospital after hitting a deer

Driver taken to hospital after hitting a deer

Published by Maria Greenwood at 11:10am 12th May 2020. (Updated at 11:21am 12th May 2020)

A driver’s been taken to hospital after hitting a deer near Wool in the early hours of this morning. (12th May)

Emergency services were called to the A352 at East Knighton just after 3am.

The road was closed for around an hour.

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Police say it’s not known how seriously the driver was injured.

A spokesman for Wareham Fire Station said: 

" Our wildlife has become so used to not having cars on the road now we have to be extra careful."

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