TERRE HAUTE —
A Jasonville man was injured in an early morning crash today in Vigo County.
Riley firefighters responded to the scene on Louisville Road about 1.5 miles south of Riley.
A 41-year-old man reported that he was driving north when a deer ran into the road and he swerved to avoid the animal. His vehicle left the road and struck a tree head on.
The driver was transported to Terre Haute Regional Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Authorities remind motorists to stay alert to deer along the roadway at this time of year.