In the early morning hours of Thursday, July 4th, Police, Fire and EMS departments from Oxford were called to Interstate 395 north just before exit 5 for the report of a motorcycle crash. Oxford Fire-EMS says, “the motorcyclist was struck by a deer while traveling on the highway.”
Crews responded to the wooded area off the highway and admininstered emergency care at the scene. The patient was then loaded onto a scoop stretcher, according to officials, and then transported to a local hospital.
The extent of the injuries are not known at this time.
Additional photos from the scene are below. Traffic is not being severely impacted by this crash.