PITTSBURGH (KDKA)– With daylight-savings time approaching, cars will be on the road when deer are the most active.
The Pennslyvania Game Commission says deer have already increased their activity due to fall breeding season, also known as the rut.READ MORE: Sinkhole Shuts Down Busy Bellevue Intersection, Crews Working On Repairs
Drivers are asked to slow down and be alert when driving.READ MORE: Amazon Air Begins Daily Cargo Service At Pittsburgh International Airport
In a 2019 report, released earlier this month, Pennsylvania remained third among states that collide with deer on the roads.MORE NEWS: Computer Chip Shortage Causing A Slow Down In The New Car Market
If a deer is struck, but it isn’t killed, drivers should report the incident to the Game Commission or local authorities.