Posted at: 10/11/2013 6:22 AM
By: Associated Press
New York state police and the Thruway Authority have issued their fall "Antler Alert."
They're warning drivers to be on alert because October through November, and May through June, are the most common times for car-deer collisions.
Last year, 2,053 such incidents occurred along the Thruway.
Troopers offer some tips to avoid hitting deer: