Only in Texas: Photo of Horse Riding in Bed of Pickup Truck Goes Viral

Driver Takes Horse on 40 Mile Trip

March 14, 2019

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A photo posted on Facebook by Kerry Green Costello has gone viral.

Costello posted the photo March 9th while driving on Highway 59 in the Lufkin, TX area.

She captioned it with "Only in Texas. This horse is either very well trained or scared to death. We passed this truck hwy 50, past Lufkin. I'm all for a go fund me account for the horse so we can get a proper trailer. Lol'

Corrigan Police Officers told the local news stations that the driver of the truck was transporting the horse from Lufkin to Livingston, which is about a 40 mile trip.

The driver was cited for a busted tail light and officers also filed a case report for animal cruelty.

The photo has been shared over 1,700 times.