Two vehicles crash at the intersection of Route 23 and Kishwaukee Valley Road in Marengo Township Saturday evening. | Photo: MFRD.

Two drivers were hospitalized after a truck pulling a trailer with a horse in it crashed into a sedan in Marengo Township Saturday evening.

The Marengo Fire and Rescue Districts and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:16 p.m. to Route 23 and Kishwaukee Valley Road in Marengo Township for a two-vehicle crash with injuries.

Alex Vucha, a spokesperson for the Marengo Fire and Rescue Districts, said crews arrived to find two vehicles that both had moderate damage.

One of the vehicles was a red Ram pickup truck that was pulling a horse trailer, while the second vehicle was a white Mercedes sedan.

Two vehicles crash at the intersection of Route 23 and Kishwaukee Valley Road in Marengo Township Saturday evening. | Photo: MFRD.

The Ram pickup truck went off the road and crashed through a fence on the northeast corner of the intersection as a result of the collision with the Mercedes.

Both drivers were evaluated at the scene and transported by ambulance to Northwestern Medicine Hospital in Huntley.

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Vucha said that both drivers were in good condition after suffering minor injuries.

The trailer was occupied by a single pony that was uninjured in the crash, Vucha said. The pony was transferred to a new trailer and safely transported from the scene.

The cause of the crash was not immediately released and it remains under investigation by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office.