WKBN reports that an accident on the bridge over Lake Milton in Mahoning County claimed the lives of one man, three horses and a dog Thursday afternoon.
The accident occurred on Route 76 eastbound when the driver of a pickup truck hauling a trailer collided with a passenger car ahead of it while the car was changing lanes. The pickup truck rolled, collided with the bridge and then struck a tractor trailer.
The horse trailer was hauling 10 thoroughbred horses. A local farmer assisted with the horses at the scene of the accident. The news station reports that the seven horses that survived are being treated for injuries by a local veterinarian.
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