Small deer spotted walking on Ryan Street - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Small deer spotted walking on Ryan Street

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(Source: KPLC viewer Justin Governale‎) (Source: KPLC viewer Justin Governale‎)
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

Two small deer were spotted Saturday near the intersection of Ryan and College streets in Lake Charles.

Officials from the state Department of Wildlife and Fishers were called in around 11 a.m.

One of the deer had to be tranquilized but KPLC has been told it is doing well. The second deer was returned to a wooded area nearby.

Wildlife officials said the deer cause be a traffic hazard.

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