Horse 'stiff and sore' after being rear-ended by drunk driver Friday: OPP
The driver is now facing charges, police say
A drunk driver is facing charges after rear-ending a pick-up truck pulling a loaded horse trailer Friday night, Wellington OPP say.
The incident happened at Ninth Line at Side Road 5 around 8:00 p.m. Friday.
Witnesses said the pick-up truck was stopped and had started making a turn when it was rear-ended by a sedan.
Both the driver and the horse were left "stiff and sore" after the incident, said OPP Const. Cheri Rockefeller.
A 45-year-old Mississauga man is facing two counts of impaired driving and will appear in court Oct. 11.