Bill would compel Conservation to pay for deer collisions

The Missouri Department of Conservation reports 16,032 deer were harvested during the antlerless portion of the 2022 deer season from Dec. 3-11. Top harvest counties were Callaway, Pike and Macon. (Photo courtesy of MDC)
The Missouri Department of Conservation reports 16,032 deer were harvested during the antlerless portion of the 2022 deer season from Dec. 3-11. Top harvest counties were Callaway, Pike and Macon. (Photo courtesy of MDC)


A Mid-Missouri lawmaker, who admitted to striking "everything except a deer" with his car, could receive compensation for any future collisions under a proposed law.

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