Olympic hopeful horses die in north Georgia crash

Olympic hopeful horses die in north Georgia crash

May 30th, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

The staff at Pollard Eventing in Chatsworth, Georgia try to return to business as usual after a crash last Friday claimed the lives of three of their Olympic hopeful horses.

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CHATSWORTH, GA -- The staff at Pollard Eventing in Chatsworth, Georgia try to return to business as usual after a crash last Friday claimed the lives of three of their Olympic hopeful horses.

"To lose a lot of your top horses we spend a huge amount of time with. They're like members of the family," says owner Michael Pollard.

He and his staff have been preparing the horses for the international stage, so it's a tough pill for them to swallow.

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