How Many Accidents In The Past 5 Years?

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Edgar G.'s Comment
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I recently his a deer and did $3000 damage to my car. Does that count as an accident in regards to the question on a trucker application?

Patrick C.'s Comment
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You mean a deer hit you, lol. You could put it down but it is considered an act of nature.

Errol V.'s Comment
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Patrick speaks Truth:

You mean a deer hit you, lol. You could put it down but it is considered an act of nature.

Yes, I also bagged a deer when it jumped into the road and hit my truck during training. It's mostly avoidable

Yes, in trucking, deer hit you.

Errol V.'s Comment
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It's mostly avoidable

Oops! I meant to say NOT avoidable. Other than safe driving, you have no control or maybe even knowledge of when deer might be present and jumpy.

Patrick C.'s Comment
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I had a deer suicide itself on my truck last spring. The only time in my entire life I had a "run in", so to speak, with a deer while operating a motor vehicle.

Edgar G.'s Comment
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You mean a deer hit you, lol. You could put it down but it is considered an act of nature.

I'm thinking that since the State owns the deer the State should be responsible for the damage that its livestock cause.

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