CARLYSS, LA (KPLC) - Around 4:30 this afternoon, a 2 vehicle accident involving a horse trailer kills one horse and sends a pregnant woman to the hospital.
Investigators on the scene tell 7 News that a red truck pulling a horse trailer ran a stop sign on Choupique Road colliding with a white SUV.
The SUV ran off the road, into a ditch and crashed into a tree. The driver was ejected from the vehicle, which then caught on fire. The woman was discovered to be pregnant on the scene and was airlifted to a hospital in severe condition.
The red truck was carrying two horses. One died at the scene and the other is being treated at a near by stable. The driver and passenger in the truck were also brought to a hospital to be treated for minor injuries.