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PICTURED: Horse put down after being hit by van in Bexley
A HORSE had to be put down after being hit by a van in Bexley yesterday afternoon (Aug 14).
Bexley police say the animal is thought to have suffered two broken legs in the collision in Vicarage Road near the junction with Bexley High Street at about 3.20pm.
Officers closed off the road in both directions while the horse received medical attention and seven people were checked over by paramedics.
Eyewitness @RealTalkBill tweeted: “Holy s*** I just saw two horses run onto a main road and one of them got hit by a van and we was right at the front.
“My sister felt sick! Was so bad!”
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