San Angelo man and horse die in car accident

During a single-car accident driver, Koly Spears, died after losing control of his truck and hitting a utility pole. Spears had a horse trailer attached to his truck. One of the horses died on the scene.

SAN ANGELO, TX - A 21-year-old San Angelo resident died in a car accident on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. 

The accident happened in the 300 block of North U.S. 67 near Howard College. 

Police said the driver, Koly Spears, was driving a 2004 Dodge pickup truck with a horse trailer attached. Police said Spears lost control of the truck and hit a utility pole. Both Spears and one of his horses died on the scene. Another horse escaped the trailer but was caught shortly after. 

Animal services now has possession of that horse. 

The investigation of the crash is ongoing. 

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