Vehicle in the Canal
On January 21, 2020 at 6:44 a.m., Deputies received a report of a vehicle in the canal about a half mile east of Homestead Road. Deputies responded to the scene and made contact with the male driver who was identified as thirty three year old Donald Bristol of North Platte, NE.
Mr. Bristol advised he was traveling eastbound on the Canal Road when a deer ran in front of him. He swerved to miss the deer a little and was pulled over the bank, rolling the vehicle into the water. Mr. Bristol refused medical treatment, advising he was not injured. Drugs and alcohol were not a factor.