DEER COLLISIONS: Iowa Ranks Third
According to a national survey Iowans have a one in 73 chance of hitting a deer while driving in the next year.
That puts us as third in the nation.
Only drivers in West Virginia and Montana are more likely to hit a deer. Despite Iowa’s third place ranking, the likelihood of a deer-vehicle collision in Iowa has decline by nine-percent.
Hawaii is the state where you are least likely to hit a deer.
This study is put out by State Farm using information from the Federal Highway Administration.