Stark County had the most deer-vehicle collisions in Ohio last year. Neighboring Summit and Tuscarawas Counties were in the state’s Top 1o.
With 559 collisions total, Stark had 24 more deer-vehicle collisions than any other vehicle. Study comes from the Ohio Insurance Institute, Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Ohio Department of Public Safety and Ohio State Highway Patrol.
State Farm and Ohio.com say the typical deer-vehicle accident costs around $3,414.
Summit County was seventh in the state with 434 deer collisions in 2012. Tuscarawas County was tenth with 407 deer-vehicle collisions.
The Fall season has the most deer-vehicle collisions, so drivers should be aware of deer on the road. Most accidents occur at dawn and dusk when the deer are most active. If you find yourself in a deer-vehicle collision, consider the Waikem Body Shop.
The Waikem Body Shop won the Canton Repository’s Reader’s Choice Award for Best Body Shop in 2013. The Waikem Body Shop is Certified to repair all makes and models, domestic and foreign. The Waikem Body Shop also works with all the major insurance companies. Many recommend the Waikem Body Shop because we use the latest technology and our staff are considered experts in the field.
Visit the Waikem Body Shop online to schedule an appointment or to learn more. If you are looking for someone to repair your vehicle after a deer collision, let the Waikem Body Shop in Massillon, Ohio be your first phone call. To schedule an appointment, contact 877-307-5115.