A Willow Springs woman was injured Friday night when her vehicle struck a deer on U.S. 60 three miles east of Mountain Grove, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.
Tpr. Travis Brown said an eastbound 2010 Jeep Patriot driven by Lori J. Coulter, 46, struck the animal. She was transported by ambulance to Ozarks Medical Center at West Plains with minor injuries.
Brown said the vehicle had moderate damage. Coulter was wearing a seat belt.
Assisting at the scene was Tpr. Justin Piccinino.