A Colon husband and wife escaped serious injuries after the vehicle they were in went off the roadway and landed near the St. Joseph River.
Michigan State Police officials said a car driven by Jennifer Hargas, 31, was southbound on Farrand Road when she swerved to miss striking a deer near Blossom Road around 9:30 p.m. Thursday in Colon Township
Hargas lost control of her vehicle and drove onto an embankment along the St. Joseph River.
Neither Hargas nor her husband, Steven Hargas II, required medical assistance. She was cited for careless driving, police said.