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Horse dies after collision with car

PUBLISHED: 10:47 04 January 2020 | UPDATED: 10:16 05 January 2020

There's been a collision between a car and a horse in Wetherden Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

There's been a collision between a car and a horse in Wetherden Picture: GOOGLE MAPS

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A horse has died after a collision with a car on Saturday morning.

Police were called to Stowmarket Road in Wetherden at around 8.30am to reports of a collision close to the Maypole pub.

Upon arrival officers found the horse to be deceased, its rider is not believed to have sustained serious injuries.

An ambulance was called as a precaution.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said an investigation would be carried out into the incident.

There are reports of heavy traffic in the area following the collision.


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