Deer crashes through window of Iowa classroom

Osage Police Department Osage, IA

OSAGE, Iowa (AP) — Students at Osage Middle School were surprised, but not hurt, when a deer came crashing through their classroom window.

The Mason City Globe Gazette reports that the incident happened Thursday afternoon.

Superintendent Steve Bass says school staff members who first spotted the deer outside believe the animal was spooked by the sounds of both a train horn and semitrailer horn.

The deer smashed through the closed window and into a special needs classroom. The two students inside were able to exit the room unhurt.

Responding police officers were able to hold the deer down, tie its legs, carry it outside and let it go.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s