On September 17, at 8:08 p.m., Irene Kats, age 77, of Spring Hill, was eastbound on U.S. 24 near 10 Rd. when she struck a deer. Kats was not injured nor was her passenger, 78-year-old Sherlyn Kats. Both were wearing seatbelts. The couple’s 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee had disabling damage to the front end and had to be towed away.