Just after 1 a.m. Saturday morning Caney Creek Fire Department along with MCHD responded to a reported major accident on Firetower Road near Tommy Smith. When they arrived on the scene they found a female in the roadway with a severe head injury. Her vehicle am SUV had struck the end of a plastic culvert causing heavy damage. The Cleveland woman not wearing a seat belt exited the vehicle where she passed out in the roadway. She told investigators she tried to avoid striking a deer in the roadway. Later that changed to a cow in the roadway.
She was transported to Hermann Hospital in Houston by MCHD.