Officials: Deer that jumped into Pizza Hut has died

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The deer that jumped through a window of a Pizza Hut restaurant has died, according to Georgia Department of Natural Resources officials.

Authorities said the deer died during transport after the incident. Officials tranquilized the deer at the scene, but noted the deer had lost a lot of blood and had serious injuries.

DNR officials said they do not know why the deer jumped through the window of the restaurant or why the deer was in that part of the city.

The Pizza Hut said they have cleaned up the broken window and expects to be back open for business today.

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