Two injured after motorcycle hits deer

Two injured after motorcycle hits deer
The wreck happened around 7:20 p.m. on Sunset Williamsburg Road at Sunset Faler Road. (Photo source: WDAM)

COLLINS, MS (WDAM) - Two people were injured in a motorcycle crash in Collins on Wednesday evening.

Collins Fire Chief John Pope said the crash happened around 7:20 p.m. on Sunset Williamsburg Road at Sunset Faler Road. Pope said a man and a woman were riding on the motorcycle when they hit a deer that ran in front of them.

Both riders were treated on the scene and were taken by personal vehicle to a hospital for treatment.

Pope said the man and woman were wearing helmets, which may have prevented serious injuries.

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