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MSP: Two teens skipping school roll vehicle over avoiding a deer

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Troopers said the two 16-year-old males decided to hang out with friends in Gladwin County and on the way, swerved to miss a deer causing the rollover. (Michigan State Police)

ROSCOMMON COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Michigan State Troopers responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident involving two Roscommon teens who decided to cut class.

Troopers said the two 16-year-old males decided to hang out with friends in Gladwin County and on the way, swerved to miss a deer causing the rollover.

An eyewitness at the scene said the vehicle traveling approximately 70-mph when it attempted to maneuver a 30-mph curve, according to MSP.

The driver of the vehicle was issued a citation for careless driving, minor in possession of alcohol, and improper display of registration, troopers said.

Both teens were released at the scene to guardians.