Loose horse and cart causes havoc in Morecambe

A horse that was spooked ran amok with a cart in the centre of Morecambe on Friday.

Monday, 1st August 2016, 11:15 am
Updated Monday, 1st August 2016, 1:19 pm
A horse and cart was running loose in Morecambe on Friday.

Police said they received a report of a loose horse and cart at 2pm on Morecambe promenade.

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The horse and cart was seen running towards the Midland Hotel, then down Central Drive by Morecambe Superbowl and ended up on York Bridge.

The horse ran into a number of vehicles and died in the incident.

A vet was called and the horse’s owner was informed.