One Transported After Being Hit by Car While on Horse

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

One person ends up in the hospital after being hit by a car while on a horse.

Details are limited but the accident happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 300 block of West 61st Street in Odessa.

Officials were first called out to a traffic accident.

We're told a horseback rider was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries after he was struck by a car.

Our crew on the scene said Ector County Sheriff's Deputies were on the scene along with Animal Control.

No word if the driver was cited or if the horse was euthanized.