Van strikes and kills two horses

April 21, 2008 4:34:53 PM PDT
A Petaluma man driving a full-size van struck and killed two horses on rural Bodega Avenue west of Petaluma early this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Abraham Oceguera, 54, was driving east near Thompson Lane around 12:30 a.m. when the accident occurred, Sgt. Robert Mota said. A third horse was not hit and was returned to its owner.

None of the five passengers in the van were injured, Mota said. The incident is still under investigation.