Car/deer accident blocked I-35

It happened Friday in Worth County

Posted: Nov. 19, 2017 8:35 AM

WORTH COUNTY, Iowa – Authorities had to deal with a vehicle/deer collision on I-35 Friday.

The Worth County Sheriff’s Office says it responded to several 9-1-1 calls around 5:56 pm about an accident in the northbound lanes of I-35, near mile marker 203. A car struck a deer and was disabled, blocking the left lane. The Sheriff’s Office says another vehicle went into the median to avoid hitting the car stopped on the highway.

No one was injured in this incident.

The fire departments from Fertile and Hanlontown, Forest City Ambulance, and Dick’s Towing all assisted at the scene.

Article Comments

Mason City
Clear
28° wxIcon
Hi: 29° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 19°
Albert Lea
Clear
27° wxIcon
Hi: 27° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 21°
Austin
Clear
27° wxIcon
Hi: 28° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 21°
Charles City
Clear
30° wxIcon
Hi: 30° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 21°
Rochester
Clear
25° wxIcon
Hi: 26° Lo: 23°
Feels Like: 18°
An isolated wintry mix will be present late tonight and early Wednesday morning.
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

15th Annual Shop with a Cop

Image

Horses haul

Image

Horses save the day

Image

HORSES SAVE THE DAY

Image

Tuesday Morning's StormTeam 3 Forecast

Image

Dover-Eyota High School & Middle School getting therapy dog

Image

Freezing trees after freezing fog

Image

Rockets girls basketball off to undefeated start

Image

Prep basketball highlights and scores across Northern Iowa and Southern Minnesota

Image

"Kid's Cup" donates to Mayo Clinic

Community Events