Goats killed in I-25 crash near Colorado City

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COLORADO CITY, Colo. (KKTV) - Several animals were killed when two trucks hauling livestock crashed on I-25 Monday afternoon.

Photo: Colorado State Patrol

A cattle truck and a truck with goats collided 20 miles south of Pueblo near Colorado City. The cattle truck remained upright after the crash but the other vehicle flipped over, killing some of the goats inside while others escaped. All of southbound I-25 and one northbound lane were closed while law enforcement chased the goats.

State Patrol says one of the drivers suffered injuries and was taken to the hospital but did not have information on his condition.

The crash remains under investigation.