Support The Moscow Times!

Lone Horse Dies After Trying to Cross Moscow Road

Police are searching for the owner of a horse that got run over on Wednesday while crossing a road in southern Moscow.

Traffic police said a car crashed into the unaccompanied horse at Feodosiyskaya street in the southern outskirts of the capital, Interfax reported Thursday.

The horse died and the driver was injured as a result of the collision, the report said.

Road accidents involving horses in Russia are rare, and lone horses wandering around the capital are not a common sight.

Russian media reports have dubbed the animal a "lone horse," adding police are searching for its owner.

Read more

The need for honest and objective information on Russia is more relevant now than ever before!

To keep our newsroom in Moscow running, we need your support.