Patricia K. Egbert, 66, of Hannibal, went by ambulance to Hannibal Regional Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries suffered in a Ralls County traffic accident caused by a deer.

Patricia K. Egbert, 66, of Hannibal, went by ambulance to Hannibal Regional Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries suffered in a Ralls County traffic accident caused by a deer.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported Egbert was driving a 2009 GMC Acadia on Route N two miles west of Saverton.

Officers said she drove off the road to avoid a deer. Her vehicle overturned and hit a utility pole. She was wearing a seat belt.

The State Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Ralls County Sheriff's Department, Hannibal Rural Fire Department and Marion County Ambulance District.