Car runs into horse riders, killing 1, in western Michigan

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MOLINE, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a woman riding a horse was killed when a car ran into a group of horse riders on a rural road in western Michigan.

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office says the collision happened about 9:30 p.m. Friday when a car approaching from behind a group of three horse riders struck two of the animals.

One badly injured rider was taken to a hospital from the scene about 15 miles south of Grand Rapids.

That rider, 26-year-old Brittany Fender of Schoolcraft, died from her injuries.

Another horse rider suffered minor injuries.

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