One horse was killed when a trailer disconnected and rolled over on Interstate 72 outside of New Berlin Saturday afternoon.
Illinois State Police, New Berlin Fire & EMS, and the Sangamon County Rescue Squad responded to a trailer rollover on I-72 westbound at Mile Marker 83 around 3:40PM Saturday.
According to WICS Newschannel 20, the trailer, which contained 4 horses became disconnected and rolled over into the median. Officials say one horse was killed in the incident.
The driver and passenger in the vehicle suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Traffic in the westbound lanes were reopened to full traffic at 6:30PM Saturday evening.