UPDATED: Horse killed in collision with car near village

The wrecked car that collided with a horse on the A1034 near Sancton
The wrecked car that collided with a horse on the A1034 near Sancton

A horse has died after a collision with a car near Sancton this morning.

The crash, which involved a silver Ford Mondeo, happened on the A1034 just before 7am. The road was closed between Newbald and Market Weighton by police, but re-opened at about 10.15am. Police said there were four horses on the loose and one has been killed.

The driver of the Ford Mondeo sustained minor injuries.