Just after 7:00 pm Sunday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched to a report of a vehicle crash involving a horse in the 2800 block of Delta Road in Brentwood.
Upon arrival, Engine 59 reported that two people were injured in the incident with one minor injury and one person released at scene. They also reported that a horse was severely injured and requested animal control.
It was reported that the horse had to be euthanized after being struck by a vehicle. The horse sustained a broken leg. Multiple veterinarians were called before one could finally arrive on scene. The rider of the horse sustained only a minor injury.