Archive photo by Páll Stefánsson.
The bucks sometimes run across the highway, surprising drivers who resort to emergency braking, nearly causing accidents in a few instances, visir.is reports.
The Road Traffic Directorate urges drivers to pay special attention to reindeer when driving in the area; it is to be expected that the animals will remain there throughout the summer.
In other news on visir.is, a police officer from Höfn was acquitted in the East Iceland District Court last week of charges of having abused his position to put down a wounded reindeer stuck in fencing and removed a piece of its meat for private consumption.
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