Man riding horse hit by car in Caddo Parish

CADDO PARISH, LA (KSLA)- A man escaped severe injuries after the horse he was riding was hit by an on-coming car.

According to Caddo Parish Sheriffs, the car was traveling on Highway 169 and was coming to the intersection of Highway 71, and the driver didn't see people riding their horses, and ended up hitting one horse.

We're told that there were 10-15 horses out there. They're not sure if the horse that was hit is going to make it.

The person that was riding the horse has minor injuries. The car that his the horse has some damage as well.

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