HIWASSEE, Ga. --
A 48-year-old motorcyclist is dead after she collided with a horse on Georgia highway 75 near the state's northern border.
Towns County coroner Rickey Mathis said Beth Bennick of Buford was pronounced dead at the scene of Sunday's wreck. Mathis said the horse was also killed on impact.
The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the incident.
Mathis said the horse had gotten loose from its owner and wandered into the highway