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Washington ranks 43rd in country for deer-vehicle crashes

Washington ranked 43rd in the nation for the likelihood that a driver will hit a deer in the next year.

Using its own claims data and state licensed driver counts from the Federal Highway Administration, State Farm ranked each of the state’s based on the projected number of deer-vehicle collisons from July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012 and the number of licensed drivers in each state in 2010.

The insurance company said the chance of a Washington drivers sitting a deer in the next 12 months is one in 477. That was based on a projection of 10,700 deer-vehicle

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