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What Bambi has to do with life insurance?

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This is the time of year when many people pack their car with family and hit the road visit relatives. It is also time to collision deer, with many of these incidents ended with deadly consequences for drivers and passengers. This makes the deer one of the most dangerous animals in North America, according to an article by Doyle Rice USA TODAY.
The article tells the story of an extended family of 10 who was driving from Chicago to New Jersey when their van hit a deer on the Indiana Toll Road. When they stopped or slowed down, they were then hit by one point going 65 mph. Three adults and four children died in the accident, while three others were hospitalized.
The article goes on to say that according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are about 1 million car accidents with deer each year kill 0 Americans, cause more than 10,000 personal injury, and result in $ 1 billion in vehicle damage. West Virginia tops the list of states where a driver is most likely to run into a deer, State Farm reports. The other states in the top 10 are Iowa, South Dakota, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Montana, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota and Wyoming.
What does all this have to do with insurance? Just think what position would you or your family if you were involved in an incident like the one described above and you had no life, disability or long-term care insurance? Make sure your car. If you are not sure your most valuable asset, your life?

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