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Man Walks Away After Accidentally Hitting A Horse

An East Texas man accidentally hit a horse. The impact destroyed his car and he amazingly walks away with barely a scratch.

Earlier this week, Justin Edwards was driving west on Highway 31 when a horse ran onto the highway. He says the impact was like the sky was falling. Justin says he immediately hit the floor, something he learned in his military training.

Edwards says, "The military that's all they teach you that's very basic training you know you hear something and you just get down as fast as possible. It was me just moving out of the way fast enough, I didn't see the horse and he didn't see me. I just had to react and just hit the floor."

The horse was killed on impact. Justin says officials are still trying to find owner of the horse.

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