Tips From LaFayette On How to Handle A Deer Collision and Another Successful Repair

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Nick standing next to the freshly repaired Sorento

Nick standing next to the freshly repaired Sorento

Marquette, MI  –  December 12, 2017  –  Being well into winter now, the damage caused by hitting a deer can be much more. With slick roads, if you swerve you could end up in a ditch or worse! The LaFayette crew wants to remind you that if you can’t avoid a deer collision this winter, do not swerve. Hold the wheel straight to avoid slipping on the snow covered roads and if you do hit a deer, well, you “meet by accident” at LaFayette Collision Center!

The driver of this 2012 Kia Sorento was traveling after dark near Marquette when a deer bolted out in front of him. Unable to avoid hitting the deer, the collision caused damage along the drivers side of the car. After contacting the insurance company to initiate the claim, the customer brought his vehicle to Lafayette Collision Center. He dropped of the car with Nick LaFayette where the crew worked up an estimate, took the photos, sent it all to the insurance company for approval, ordered the parts, and did the repairs. Car deer accidents are never fun, but when you bring your vehicle to LaFayette Collision, they handle things to make your life a little bit easier!

The team at LaFayette repaired the damage to the back bumper and the dents in the driver’s side rare panel to make this Sorento like-new again! With over 90 years of combined experience, LaFayette provides quality, long lasting repairs. Call Nick at (906) 226-8686 to learn more about LaFayette Collision Center can do for you.