A HORSE has died after falling from its float and being hit by a car on the Bruce Highway on Friday night.
The left lane of the highway at the Caboolture turn-off, exit 152, was closed after the crash, which happened about 8.15pm.
It is understood the horse was in a float travelling northbound when it fell out.
The car directly behind it swerved out of the way but the animal was struck by another car and died.
Police said a motorcyclist also crashed due to the incident.
No other injuries were reported.
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