MACON COUNTY, Mo. – A Latham driver crashed her car while avoiding a deer in Macon County Thursday night.

According to the crash report from the Missouriwhite-tail-deer-889134_960_720 Highway Patrol, Elizabeth Drennan, 26, was northbound on Kestrel Avenue, just South of Macon, when she encountered a deer in the roadway. Drennen swerved to avoid the animal, traveled off the roadway and overturned. The report indicates Drennan was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

Drennan was transported to Samaritan Hospital with moderate injuries.