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PLUMCREEK TWP. ARMSTRONG COUNTY

State police at Kittanning reported that a Rural Valley man and woman both suffered minor injuries but declined treatment after their motorcycle hit a deer Sunday around 3:30 p.m.

State police said the driver of the 2008 Yamaha, Terry Walker, 58, was traveling south on Route 210 near Boon Hollow Road when a deer ran out in front of his bike.

Police said the motorcycle sustained minor front-end damage, and Walker and his passenger, Dora Walker, 58, suffered suspected minor injuries. The motorcycle was towed from the scene.

The Elderton Volunteer Fire Department assisted state police.