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Driver Killed in Collision with Deer in Wicomico County

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SALISBURY, Md.- A Maryland woman is dead following a collision with a deer in Wicomico County.

Maryland State Police said the accident happened just after 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the area of Nanticoke and Wells roads in Salisbury. 

Troopers said 67-year-old Peggy Lee Dickerson of Tyaskin was driving a 2013 Nissan Altima westbound on Nanticoke Road when her car struck a deer that had entered the roadway. Police said the deer went airborne and hit another vehicle, a 2011 Ford Fiesta, driven by 69-year-old Joyce Varnum Green of Quantico. The deer went through the windshield of the Fiesta and struck Green. 

Police said that as a result of the collision, Green sustained a fatal head injury. The deer was ejected from the rear window. 

Green was pronounced dead at the scene. Dickerson was taken to Peninsula Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries.  

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