Michigan State center Adreian Payne is doing fine after being involved in a car accident. He wasn’t doing any reckless driving or driving drunk. The reason for the accident was a deer that ran into the road.
A driver with the last name of Payne was involved in a car crash about 5:45 p.m. Friday while heading eastbound on Interstate 70 in Montgomery County, Ohio, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol online crash log. Three drivers were listed, and one was reported to be injured.
“A deer ran out to the road,” a Montgomery County dispatcher said. “That is what caused the crash.”
Payne felt lucky to be alive and tweeted “I should not be here. God blessed me. I was in a car accident someone hit me on the highway…”
Payne also tweeted a picture of his car after the accident. Payne is thanking his lucky stars that he wasn’t seriously injured and was able to walk away from the accident.
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