Mitchell County, IA – A car accident took place on Tuesday night in Mitchell County that resulted in two people being life-flighted to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester.
The Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office reports that a dead deer was lying in the road when a driver swerved to avoid hitting it, but went head-on into another vehicle. The accident was called into the sheriff’s office around 6:30 p.m.
A male and female were both involved in the wreck. The male sustained a severe broken leg. The two drivers have not yet been identified.