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Deer causes motorcyclist to crash in Lafayette County, sheriff says

TOWN OF ARGYLE, Wis. - A man is injured and his motorcycle is damaged after a deer ran into the road in front of him Saturday night, according to a news release from the Lafayette County Sheriff's Office. 

A deputy was dispatched to Apple Grove Church Road around 7 p.m. for reports of a motorcycle versus deer crash. 

Officials said Mitchell D. Spillane, 56, of New Berlin, was traveling eastbound on his 2013 Harley Davidson when a deer ran out in front of him. 

Spillane suffered minor injuries. His motorcycle had moderate damage and had to be towed away from the scene, according to the release. 

Argyle Fire Department and Argyle EMS assisted on scene, officials said. 


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