Woman killed in car vs. horse crash

By Heartland News

ANNA, IL (KFVS) - A Vienna woman was killed after she crashed with a horse that had gotten out of its pasture Saturday night.

Lisa Simmons, 36, was driving with her 4-year-old son on Illinois 146 four miles east of Anna when she hit the horse just after 10 p.m.

They Union County Sheriff says the horse had apparently gotten out of its pasture.

Simmons and her son were taken to Union County hospital, where Simmons later died.

The 4-year-old is in stable condition.

Investigators are still working to figure out who owned the horse.

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