Horse rescued after falling into sinkhole - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken

Horse rescued after falling into sinkhole

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Mt. Juliet, TN - Officials with the Wilson County Emergency Management officials say a horse that fell into a sinkhole Thursday morning. The horse's owner said he believes "Boomer" was eating grass and fell into the hole after something startled the horse.

Boomer had to be sedated before being pulled out by a wrecker. Boomer was rescued was treated by a veterinarian. 

It’s unclear how badly Boomer was injured.

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