An elderly woman died Thursday morning when the car she was driving collided with a truck hauling horses.
It happened on Southbound I-35 near Gardner, Kansas.
Authorities say 16 horses escaped when the trailer broke open, one of the animals had to be euthanized at the scene.
The 80-year old who was killed isn't yet being identified, two other people were injured.
The highway was shut down for a couple hours while crews cleared up the scene.