Driver Kills Two Horses on Route 221 in Bedford County

Bedford Co., VA - State Police say two horses were hit and killed on Route 221 in Bedford County Thursday morning.

The front of the tractor trailer involved in the crash was damaged.

The driver told police he came up on three horses in the road about 6:30 a.m. in Goode and couldn't stop in time.

Two of the three died, and the third was injured.

State Police say they had gotten loose from a nearby farm.

No charges will be filed.