Chaos After Early Morning Crash Frees Horses

Posted at 8:35 AM, Nov 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-17 08:36:04-05

WOODFORD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Police had their hands full early this morning after a car accident inadvertently freed several horses in a pasture.

The crash happened overnight on Old Frankfort Pike. Police say a vehicle smashed into a fence. None of the horses were hit, but they did manage to get out and take off down the road.

Police managed to wrangle the animals after they took a gallop down the roadway.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital.