One driver dead; animals still on the loose after truck carrying livestock crashes in Broward County

The South Florida Sun Sentinel reported that a man is dead and over one hundered farm animals were on the loose after a tractor trailer collided with a livestock truck on U.S. 27 last evening.

Many lanes are still closed this morning as the clean up continues. There are cows, goats, pigs, and chickens scattered all over the area

The driver of the flatbed truck hauling the livestock trailer lost control of the vehicle, jackknifing the trailer and truck across the roadway. A second tractor trailer heading southbound smashed into the livestock truck, killing the driver at the scene.