Motorcyclist Hit and Killed by Deer in Mackinac County

A man is dead after he was hit by a deer while riding his motorcycle in Mackinac County.

Michigan State Police say the 57-year-old man from Kimball was heading south on I-75 near M-134 in St. Ignace Township just after 9 a.m. Saturday.

That’s when a deer ran onto the road, hitting the motorcycle and killing the driver.

State police say the man was wearing a helmet.

They say they’ll release his name after notifying family members.