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Elk VS Vehicles Crash in Merlin

7 Vehicles were involved in an accident Saturday morning with a herd a of Elk.

Posted: Dec 22, 2018 10:25 AM
Updated: Dec 22, 2018 10:26 AM

MERLIN, OR -- Officials say one elk was killed and another possibly injured that ran away.

7 vehicles were involved in the crash. 5 of the vehicles had to be towed away.

None of the drivers or passengers were injured. OSP says if local residents spot any injured or dead elk to call them.

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