One Dead, One Seriously Injured In Deer Attack In Victoria
A man has been killed in a deer-attack in North East Victoria and a woman has been seriously injured.
Paramedics were called to Moyhu, near Wangaratta at just before 8:30AM.
Police believe the man and woman were attacked by the deer on their property.
Both residents have suffered critical injuries but the man died a short time later.
Ambulance Victoria said the woman was treated for upper body and leg injuries and was flown to The Alfred hospital in a serious condition.
The investigation is ongoing.
According to a 2017 state government report there are as many as a million feral deer in Victoria, with some species increasingly found in urban areas.