Pony killed in crash in LaPorte County

2013-10-22T14:18:00Z 2013-10-22T23:45:08Z Pony killed in crash in LaPorte CountyStan Maddux Times Correspondent nwitimes.com
October 22, 2013 2:18 pm  • 

A pony was killed Monday night when struck by a motor vehicle near LaPorte.

Judith Steigely, 55, of LaPorte was westbound on U.S. 20 near Fail Road about 10:30 p.m. when a pony suddenly appeared in front of her, according to LaPorte County police.

Steigely told officers she tried but was unsuccessful in avoiding the pony walking across the westbound lanes.

Police said her 2010 Toyota Corolla sustained an estimated $5,000 to $10,000 in damages.

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