A Grimsby resident has issued a warning to road users in the area to be “deer aware” after an animal was killed in an accident.
The incident happened on Humberston Avenue on Wednesday, May 10 when a friend of Lisa Auty hit a deer which had appeared on the road.
As a result of the incident, the car was severely damaged and the deer died after crashing through the windscreen and landing on the lap of the passenger.
Lisa Auty posted on Facebook: “Due to all the building work behind Humberston Avenue the local deer are losing their homes and venturing onto the road resulting in accidents.
“There has been four [incidents] recently!
“This happened to a friend and her daughter yesterday and the deer landed on [the driver’s daughter’s] lap!
“Thankfully they are both ok obviously the deer isn’t!
“Reduce your speed on Humberston Avenue and be deer aware!”