Horses killed in multi-vehicle accident in Virginia

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Two horses that police say were “running loose in the roadway” were killed in a multi-vehicle accident in Virginia.

Suffolk Police said the accident occurred Saturday evening and that two different passenger vehicles struck the horses.

One of the drivers was taken to a local hospital with injuries that were not life threatening. The horses died at the scene.

Police did not say how the horses came to be on the road. An investigation is ongoing.