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Police rescue nursing deer after mother was hit by car in Eldersburg

Police rescue nursing deer after mother was hit by car in Eldersburg
Posted at 9:04 AM, Jun 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-15 09:06:37-04

ELDERSBURG, Md. — A baby deer was rescued Sunday in Eldersburg, after its mother had been struck and killed by a car.

Maryland Natural Resources Police say the fawn was trying to nurse on the deceased doe.

Officer Marney responded and was able to locate the lost fawn and bring it to a wildlife rehabilitation clinic.