A car crashed into two horses, killing them.

This happened just after 7:00 Wednesday night on 3341 Mills Rd. near Grimesland.

According to Pitt County dispatchers, three horses escaped from their stable. Two made their way into the road, where they were hit and killed.

The driver's identity has not yet been released, but we're told that the driver is OK.

There's no word on any charges.