Goats rescued from highway rollover in Whately

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Recorder Staff
Monday, September 04, 2017

WHATELY — A vehicle rolled over on Interstate 91 North Sunday shortly after 5 p.m. and everyone — including the two goats traveling in the vehicle — were rescued and safe.

According to State Police in the Northampton barracks, goats were traveling in the back of the vehicle, and as the vehicle rolled, the goats became pinned underneath. Both the driver and the goats were rescued and did not have injuries.

Police said they had to shut down one lane of the interstate for about 10 minutes.

No further information was available.