Franklin County Man Injured in Deer-Related Accident

Franklin County Man Injured in Deer-Related Accident

Coulterville — A Franklin County man is recovering from injuries suffered in a deer-related accident in Randolph County early this morning. According to reports from Illinois State Police, Ryan Myers of Whittington was driving on Illinois 153 at Honeysuckle Road just north of Coulterville when a deer ran into the road. He swerved to avoid the deer and rolled his vehicle into a ditch. Myers had to be pulled from the vehicle and was taken to Sparta Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. He is also being charged with improper lane usage.