Police: 11 hurt when van swerves to avoid deer, crashes

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PALISADES PARKWAY -

An early morning crash Sunday on the Palisades Interstate Parkway in Alpine sent 11 people to the hospital.

Police say a van driver swerved to avoid a deer in the road and ended up hitting a tree.

All 11 people were in the van at the time of the crash and were taken to the hospital.

No one involved in the crash was seriously injured.

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