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Horse killed in mishap on I-10

1 year 9 months 3 weeks ago August 03, 2015 Aug 3, 2015 Monday, August 03 2015 August 03, 2015 8:54 PM in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - A horse was killed while trying to jump out of a moving trailer Monday.

Police said the trailer, being pulled by a pick-up, was around the I-10 Mississippi River Bridge when the horse tried to jump from an open window on the side of the trailer. The horse got stuck, and it's head dangled out the trailer as the driver exited the interstate and stopped in a parking lot at the intersection of Highland Road and Terrace in Old South Baton Rouge.

Numerous police responded to the scene.

People on the scene said the horse died and Animal Control agents arrived on scene, too.

Police did not release information on the driver.

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