North Country man killed in car crash involving horses

Published 03/17 2014 01:04PM

Updated 03/17 2014 01:07PM

MGN Online
Philadelphia, NY (WSYR-TV) – A Jefferson County man was killed when his car crashed into two horses.

State Police say Jacob Tyler, 35, of Antwerp, was driving west on County Route 20 in the town of Philadelphia when he struck two horses walking on the road.

A passerby called 911 after seeing the crash scene around 4:30 a.m.

Police say Tyler suffered severe head injuries.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are still investigating the crash.

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