Two Hutchinson residents were injured in a vehicle vs. deer accident in Stafford County Dec. 6.

Two Hutchinson residents were injured in vehicle vs. deer accident on U.S. 50 on Dec. 6 in Stafford County.

The accident occurred when 58-year-old Marie Wuthnow of Hutchinson was eastbound in a 2013 Ford Fusion on U.S. 50 about 0.2 miles west of Salt Marsh Road and it struck a deer, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol accident web site.

Wuthnow and her passenger 37-year-old Andrew Wuthnow, also of Hutchinson, were transported to Stafford County Hospital for treatment. The accident occurred just after 7 a.m. and both were wearing seat belts at the time of the accident.