GRASS VALLEY, CA - A 48-year-old woman was killed after a collision that started with a deer on Highway 49 Tuesday morning, reports CBS13.
The Grass Valley woman, whose identity has not yet been released was traveling northbound on Highway 49 near Alta Sierra Drive when a deer walked into the path of her pickup.
After striking the deer, the woman traveled into the southbound lanes and collided with an oncoming tractor-trailer.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the tractor-trailer sustained minor injuries.
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