If you drive on rural roadways, your chances of hitting a deer jump considerably over the next six weeks. The Ohio Department of Insurance reports November is the biggest month for collisions involving deer and motor vehicles. October is #2 on that list.
And when you strike a deer, it will likely cost you. The average price per claim for a car-deer accident is over $3,100.
Ohio ranks 4th in the nation for the number of motor vehicle and deer collisions each year.