The animal was struck by another vehicle and thrown into the path of a motorist heading in the opposite direction.
Published on: November 29, -0001 | Last Updated: May 23, 2018 10:41 AM EDT
Jacques Boissinot / The Canadian Press
A driver met a tragic end on Wednesday morning on a highway in Sherbrooke after he hit a deer that had just been struck by another vehicle.
The incident happened around 7:20 a.m. on Highway 410.
According to the Sûreté du Québec, a vehicle heading west hit the animal, which was thrown into the lanes heading in the other direction.
Another van that was heading east hit the deer and the driver — described only as a male — was killed.
There were no other injuries, police said.
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