- Associated Press - Monday, December 12, 2016

CANTON, Miss. (AP) - A driver and five horses are dead after a late night car crash in Madison County.

The Mississippi Highway Patrol says the accident happened around 9:30 p.m. Sunday night.

Trooper Henry tells WLBT-TV (https://bit.ly/2hllOH2 ) that the driver and his wife had to be cut out of the car with the jaws of life and airlifted to a hospital.

The station reports the driver died on the way to the hospital and his wife is in critical condition.

All five of the horses died on the scene.

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Information from: WLBT-TV, https://www.wlbt.com

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