On Saturday, Aug. 29, at approximately 12:30 a.m. Clearwater County Sheriff Deputies, responded to mile marker 26 on Highway 11, for a one vehicle, non-injury, rollover collision. The driver, Bryan J. Huddleston, 32, of California, was traveling north toward Pierce, when a deer ran out in front of him.
According to the Sheriff’s Office report, Huddleston swerved to miss the deer, causing his vehicle to broad slide across both lanes of travel, hitting the embankment, and subsequently flipping 1 1/2 times. The vehicle suffered catastrophic damage, but Huddleston was uninjured.
According to the report, Huddleston was cited for driving while his license is suspended out of California, as well as inattentive/careless driving, secondary to his speed.