Woman riding a horse hit by a car in Fresno County, CHP says

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A man and his girlfriend were riding their horses when one of the horses got startled, stepped into the road and was hit by a car, according to California Highway Patrol.

Just before 6 p.m., the two were riding their horses at Tahoe Street and Quince Avenue in Caruthers when they were approaching the street signs and the girlfriends horse got startled.

CHP says her horse walked backwards a few feet into the road and a car clipped the horse’s leg.

The girlfriend was transported to Community Regional Medical Center and has minor injuries.

The horse also has minor injuries.

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