Driver slightly injured

 An 80-year-old rural Cameron man suffered minor injuries when he swerved to miss a deer and crashed his van into a tree just after 11 a.m. Saturday, July 10, 2021, according to the Barron County Sheriff’s Department. According to the report, driver Donald G. Sumich, Cameron, was going north on 24 1/4 Street near 12th Avenue, in the town of Chetek when, he said, he swerved to miss a deer. Dispatch logs said the 2000 GMC Savanna van was wedged between trees, and Sumich wasn’t able to get out. Sumich suffered a minor injury to his right arm, the report said. Photo contributed