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General
1. How do I give the location of an accident if there are no intersections visible?

* First give the road you are travelling on and which direction.
* Look for a fire number or nearby address.
* Try to remember the last road or town you passed.
* Look for any buildings nearby.
* If there are other people on scene ask them for the correct location.

2. What type of information should I give to report an accident with injuries?

* How many people are injured.
* Type of injuries ie: bleeding or pain.
* Is anyone trapped inside the vehicle or anyone ejected.
* Is the injured person awake and alert.
* Approximate age of any victims.

3. What are some different types of accidents that are reported?

* car vs. car
* car vs. tree
* car vs. animal
* car vs. train
* car vs. building
* vehicle in ditch

4. What happens when I hit a deer with my vehicle?

* Contact Law Enforcement via phone.
* Advise if your vehicle is drivable.
* If your vehicle is drivable a form will be mailed to you and you may leave the scene.
* If your vehicle is not drivable you will need to stay on scene and wait for a deputy and wrecker to arrive.
* Is the deer still on scene/alive.

5. What do I need to do if I want to keep a deer that was hit by a vehicle?

* Contact Law Enforcement.
* Advise the location of the deer.
* If the deer is still alive DO NOT SHOOT IT, wait for law enforcement to arrive.
* Give the dispatcher your name and information.
* Take deer to an approved registration site, and advise dispatcher which station.

6. Which stations are VKD deer game registration stations?

*There DNR only approves certain sites in Marinette County*
 
  1.   Red Pine Amoco, Athelstane......................715-757-2180
  2.   Webbees, Coleman....................................920-897-2621
  3.   T & B One Stop, Crivitz..............................715-854-3223
  4.   North Country Inn, Dunbar........................715-324-5737
  5.   8-Hi, Goodman...........................................715-336-2372
  6.   Marinette Shell, Marinette..........................715-732-9290
  7.   Dianes Pop A Top, Pembine.......................715-324-5504
  8.   Driftwood Sports Shop, Amberg................715-759-5421
  9.   Athlestane Country Mart, Athelstane.........715-856-5500
10.   Porterfield Pit Stop, Porterfield..................715-732-2561


7. What do I do If I lock my keys in my vehicle?

Vehicle lockouts are not handled by law enforcement, you will need to contact a lock smith. Note: Law enforcement will respond if there is an emergency, such as a small child locked inside the vehicle.