A 19-year-old man was injured when the dirtbike he was driving collided with a deer Sunday night in Miltona.

Austin Roers, 19, was headed westbound on North Lake Miltona Drive, near the intersection of County Road 14, when according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a deer came out of the ditch and ran across the road heading south and was struck by the bike.

The crash was reported at 10:36 p.m. Sunday, July 28.

Roers suffered a leg injury and was taken to Alomere Hospital for an evaluation, the accident report stated.

Assisting the sheriff's office were Miltona First Responders and North Ambulance.