A driver escaped injury after their van struck a deer on the A1066 at Larling last night.
The incident happened just before 8pm, and involved a Renault Kangoo.
There was debris in the road following the accident, and the A1066 was clear again by 10.30pm.
An ambulance attended – but the patient had left the scene.
The deer was killed in the incident, said a police spokeswoman.