A Sheriff’s Deputy is hospitalized after striking a bull in the road. The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office says Deputy Hunter Atkins was responding to a call late Thursday night. While driving on highway 75 in Fyffe, he struck a large bull that stood in the highway. An ambulance took Atkins to a hospital for treatment, where he was treated and released. His K-9 partner was taken to a vet and is expected to be fine.