Reindeer are apparently not the only members of the Cervidae family that run over elderly women around the holidays. From the Toronto Sun:

_The parking lot of a small rural church sounds like a safe place to be.

A 77-year-old Simcoe woman learned otherwise last Sunday in the parking lot of Mt. Zion United Church in Renton, Ont. . . . when two deer came out of nowhere and ran over the unsuspecting woman…

“All I saw was a rear end, a white flash and the feet of deer going by,” she said._