BREMEN, Ind. (WNDU) – An 80-year-old man and horse were killed after they were hit by a pickup truck near Bremen Tuesday afternoon.
The crash happened on 3B Road near Beech Road. Police were called to the scene around 4:10 p.m.
The crash happened when the truck reportedly hit a horse-drawn buggy, killing both the person in the buggy and the horse.
Both vehicles were westbound on 3B Road when the crash happened, according to a release from the coroner's office.
The buggy's only occupant, LeRoy Hochstetler, of Bremen, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the truck that hit the horse-drawn buggy was not injured.