Manistee Animal Control Rescues Horse Trapped in Well Pit

A horse in Manistee County was saved after it fell into a well pit last Thursday.

Manistee County Animal Control said they were dispatched to the scene after a complaint came in of the horse in the well pit.

They say a plan was put together to try and save the horse.

The animal control officer, along with the Manistee County Road Commission, a conservation officer, and several people nearby were able to lift the horse from the well pit.

A veterinarian was on scene to examine the horse after it was removed.

The horse had minor injuries.