LIVE: Protesters march through the streets of downtown Milwaukee
Hub for reliable, timely news about COVID-19 pandemic

2,000 piglets rescued from overturned semi

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

INDIANAPOLIS (WITI) — A semi delivering more than 2,000 piglets overturned in Indianapolis.

The truck was traveling from North Carolina to Iowa when it flipped. Crews had to free the animals.

About 700 pigs died in the crash. The others were taken to the Indiana State Fairgrounds for a check-up before getting back on the road.

Officials say it was their first ever piglet rescue.


Comments are closed.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.