By: KDKA-TV News Staff
(KDKA) — Hunters in Pennsylvania set a record for most bucks harvested during the most recent deer season.READ MORE: Penn Hills School District Provides Grief Counseling After Death Of Teacher James Schultz
The Pennsylvania Game Commission says nearly 175,000 bucks were killed statewide, which is seven percent more than last year.READ MORE: Pa. Board of Game Commissioners Permits Some Digital Hunting, Furtaking Licenses
A total of 435,000 deer were taken statewide.MORE NEWS: Tree Down On Wires, Closes Turkeyfoot Road Between Highview Drive And Sevin Road
In the wildlife management units in our region, about 122,000 deer were harvested.