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Man crashes car, avoids hitting raccoon

Accident happened on Stone Croft near Bandera Rd.

SAN ANTONIO – A man crashed his car early Sunday as he tried to avoid running over a raccoon.

The accident happened on Stone Croft near Bandera Road just before 1 a.m.

He told police he was traveling on Stone Croft when the furry creature jumped into the road.

The man swerved trying to avoid the little guy and hit a curb.

The impact caused the vehicle to flip and rolled over before he crashed into a privacy fence.

The man was taken to University Hospital with minor injuries.