Stark County is No. 1 for Deer Collisions

Stark County had the most deer collisions in the state in 2012. Consider the Waikem Body Shop if you've been in an accident.

Stark County had the most deer collisions in the state in 2012. Consider the Waikem Body Shop if you’ve been in an accident.

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.

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Waikem Body Shop State of the Art Technology

If your vehicle needs repainted, or if you desire a particular color, the Waikem Auto Body Shop is the only dealer in Northeast Ohio who can give you an exact match.

The Waikem Auto Body Shop  is the only body shop in Northeast Ohio with the “rapid match camera system.”

Watch Body Shop Directory Jim Shreve display his technology:

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Stark County No. 1 For Car Versus Deer Collisions

deer near the road

Sights like this are all too common in Stark County, as it has the most deer related accidents. The Waikem Auto Body and Collision Center is part of the largest dealership in Stark County and will repair all cars with deer related accidents.

Be careful when hitting the road this month.

November is the peak month for deer versus car collisions, and Stark County is the most likely places for a deer versus car accidents.

According to data from State Farm Insurance and the Ohio State Highway Patrol, there were more deer crashes in Stark County than any other county in Ohio in 2011.

Also, November has the most deer/car collsions. State Farm says that more than 18% of deer accidents happen in November, with October and December the next most dangerous months, respectively.

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