Cow killed after being hit by car on highway

A COW was killed on Monday night when it was hit by a car on the Bruce Hwy north of Bororen.

Police Sergeant Greg Dapiere said people in the vehicle were not injured in the accident.

"(The cows) generally get hit in hours after dark," he said.

"It's a timely reminder for drivers to take care and for farmers to check their fences."



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