Car accidents due to deer are a continuing problem in our area. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) reports an average of 50,000 car accidents involving deer each year in the Garden State. Autumn is prime time for an increase in the deer population in our area because it is their mating season.
The DEP offers helpful safety tips for New Jersey drivers to avoid the risk of a deer-car crash. Follow this link to read the DEP’s guidelines: Motorists Urged to be Cautious for Deer on Road.