Caddo Parish (KTBS) - An unusual accident claims the life of an area man. It happened just after 6 a.m. Thursday in the 7600 block of Jefferson Paige Road near Alma Road in Caddo Parish.
Authorities tell KTBS 3 News that Mathew Hale, 53, of Greenwood was traveling westbound on his 2012 Yamaha Cruiser when a horse ran out in front of him. He then collided with the horse.
The owner of the horse has not yet been identified. The Caddo Sheriff's Office contacted a local Veterinarian who humanely disposed of the horse due to its injuries.
The accident is still under investigation.