Hit An Animal with Your Car? Oh, Deer. Here’s What to Do…


Imagine this scenario: You’re driving at night when suddenly, “BANG!” A deer—or another wild animal—appears out of nowhere. Before you have time to stop, you hit it with your car.

Don’t be caught like a deer in the headlights in the event of an incident like this. Prepare yourself with insuranceQuotes’ new article: “What to Do If You Hit a Deer With Your Car.” This helpful guide outlines everything you need to know about:

  • First steps: Who should you call? Should you check on the animal?
  • The cost: How much do animal-related auto collisions cost on average? Hint: It isn’t cheap!
  • Coverage type: What kind of coverage do you need—comprehensive or collision? Why?