Fayette Releases

By: News Release
Jun 6th, 2018


On June 5, 2018, at approximately 5:30 am the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle vs. deer accident in the 7000 block of Great River Road; approximately 3 miles west of Clermont, IA. Upon investigation, it was found that Sara Jane Vagts, age 55 of West Union, was driving a Red 2010 Chevrolet Suburban K1500 east bound when she struck a deer in the traveled portion of the roadway. The vehicle sustained approximately $5000 worth of damage. There were no injuries reported. Clermont Fire Department assisted on scene.


On 6-5-18 at approx.. 9:56 p.m. the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a car vs. deer accident at the intersection of Hwy 18 and Harvest Rd. Upon further investigation the driver of the 2008 Chrysler Bridget A. Ronan 40 of Dorchester was traveling east when a deer entered the roadway and the driver struck the deer causing approximately $4500.00 damage. No one was injured in the accident.