Contact Us

Pics Of Horrific Accident Involving Horse Trailer [UPDATE]

I69 North was shut down for hours Monday after an accident that ended in mangled steel and horses in the highway.

Update from,

According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Department, a truck carrying a trailer with eight horses near milemarker 329 on I-69 South. The vehicle crossed the median and hit a guardrail. The impact flipped the truck and caused the trailer to slide on the State Road 8 overpass.

Several horses were ejecting and four horses were caught under the trailer. One horse ran along the interstate to milemarker 324 before the sheriff’s department was able to catch it. Two horses managed to break free while two others had to be removed by emergency responders.

The driver suffered minor injuries and was taken to a hospital. The passenger was unhurt.

I took the pictures below while getting off I69 at exit 329 (Auburn, Indiana) where the accident took place.  The truck is in rough shape.  I was able to find two small horses that looked to be safe and healthy.

Viral Video of Car Accidents in Indianapolis as Comcast Cable Repair Trucks Block Traffic


Bonus Video: I69 Multiple Vehicle Pileup Valentine’s Day 2015

Subscribe to WKFR on

Best of WKFR

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Friends With Benefits quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Friends With Benefits contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.