How to Avoid Collisions With Deer This Fall

By Jeff S. Bartlett Last updated: October 15, 2018 Be on the lookout for deer while commuting or cruising to enjoy autumn's colors. Insurance claims for collisions with animals rise significantly in the fall when deer are mating, with the highest frequency in November. The State Farm insurance company projects that there will be 1.33 million large-animal strikes in the coming year. It also estimates that the chance of a vehicle hitting bigger animals like a deer, elk, moose,