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A moose runs in front of a car as it crosses the road in Gros Morne National Park in NL. ((Jonathan Hayward/Canadian Press))

A woman was taken to the Whitbourne Clinic for observation Sunday evening after the car she was in collided with a moose on the Trans-Canada Highway.

The accident happened just before 8:30 p.m. in the Hodgewater Line area about 100 kilometres west of St. John’s.

RCMP said the woman's injuries were not serious.

Early Monday morning, RCMP from the Holyrood detachment reported there was a moose-vehicle accident between Makinsons and Bay Roberts.

The moose was killed. Police didn’t say if anyone in the vehicle was injured.