Collision between horse and car in Houston last night

A horse was killed last night in north Houston when the horse and its rider were struck by a car. The car accident happened at Lomax at Knight shortly before 9:00pm. Police report that an SUV struck the horse and its rider when the rider attempted to cross the street. The man was knocked off his horse but is not reported to have been injured. While the horse was able to stand on its own, the Houston Humane Society said the horse was severely injured and determined the horse needed to be put down.

An accident in North Houston between a horse and an SUV lead to the horse being put down.