Updated: 09/25/2013 10:38 AM
Created: 09/25/2013 8:59 AM KSTP.com
By: Jennie Olson
A 1,600-pound bull that was on the loose near Afton was shot dead, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
The incident started around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday when the bull got into a cornfield. Around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, the bull was in the road for a short time near Manning Avenue South and Hudson Road, just south of Interstate 94.
Several cars were involved in minor crashes trying to avoid it, the sheriff's office said.
The bull was fatally shot by law enforcement.