Horse trailer rolls over on I-5 near Ridgefield

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RIDGEFIELD, Wash. (KOIN) — A horse trailer carrying horses rolled over on I-5 southbound near Ridgefield on Tuesday evening, officials say. 

Washington State Patrol said the incident happened just before 4:30 p.m. at milepost 13 when the trailer detached from the truck, causing both the truck and trailer to flip. 

Officials said the crash was blocking the right shoulder and emergency responders were at the scene. 

Troopers said the two human occupants in the vehicle were unhurt. One horse had a cut on its leg but both were expected to be fine. They were taken out of the trailer and were walking around with a vet on the scene. 

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