News Sections
Lawrence County Police Officer Escapes Injury After Cruiser Collides With Deer
Updated October 3, 2017 5:56 AM | Filed under: Accident
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BEDFORD) - A Lawrence County police officer escaped injury after his cruiser collided with a deer this morning on State Road 58 East.

According to police, 44-year-old Deputy Timothy Butcher was traveling east on State Road 58 East near Fellowship just after 2 a.m. when the deer ran from a corn field on the north side of the road into the path of the department's 2011 Chevrolet Caprice.

Butcher, who was wearing a seat belt, was not injured during the incident. The vehicle sustained heavy front-end damage and was towed from the scene.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2019 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File