"The deer just shot out from the right-hand side of road," Kern recalled of the night a couple of months ago, when she was driving past Sierra College in Rocklin. "If it was a full-grown buck I could have been seriously injured or it could have gone through the windshield."_
Placer County's Fish and Game Commission will decide whether to recommend to supervisors a special doe hunt in an effort to thin the herd in Loomis and Granite Bay. One proposal is to open the hunt only to children ages 12-17.