Boulder, CO Deer - Auto Wreck, May 1955

Hit and Run Deer Smashed Car's Window and Left

BOULDER, Colo. (AP)--Colorado University student Don Ehrenkrook, of Sugar Loaf, Colo., tells this story of a hit-and-run deer.

Ehrenkrook said he was driving up Boulder Canyon at night when a deer, apparently startled while drinking from the creek, attempted to flee by jumping over the car.

He said the deer smashed into the windshield, shattering it, jumped off the hood and disappeared into the hills.

Bennington Evening Banner, Bennington, VT 11 May 1955