WILMINGTON Twp., Pa. (WKBN) – A horse was put down following a crash between a car and a buggy in Wilmington Township Thursday morning.

Troopers were called to Cowden Road in Wilmington Township around 7 a.m.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the driver of a Honda hit the back of the buggy, throwing the driver from the buggy.

Troopers say the driver of the car had a frost-covered windshield and was speeding.

The driver of the buggy sustained minor injuries.

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The horse was seriously hurt and had to be put down at the scene, according to a police report.

The road was blocked but has since reopened.