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FHP: Deer caused fiery car crash in Wakulla County

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Posted at 11:58 AM, Jun 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-27 13:11:53-04

WAKULLA COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — The Florida Highway Patrol says no one has been injured after a deer caused a fiery car crash in Crawfordville Thursday morning.

Troopers responded to the car fire at Shadeville Road and Wakulla Springs Road around 11:09 a.m. Thursday morning. As a result of the crash, Shadeville Road was blocked for nearly two hours.

They say crash happened when an unidentified driver ran into a deer that was crossing the road. The car, which caught on fire, was later pulled out of a nearby ditch.

Thankfully, no injuries were reported in the crash.

Shadeville Road has since been reopened to traffic.