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Injured deer runs into Publix after being hit by a car

A witness says the deer ran into the store and eventually ran into a cooler and slipped on milk.
A witness says the deer ran into the store and eventually ran into a cooler and slipped on milk.(WCJB FILE)
Published: Oct. 11, 2021 at 10:44 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Customers at a Gainesville Publix got quite the surprise when an injured deer ran into the store.

According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission, a car hit the deer near the Publix on Main Street today. A witness says the deer ran into the store and eventually ran into a cooler and slipped on milk.

FWC says the deer eventually died, and the driver of the car that hit the animal was able to take the deer home.

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