Cow found wandering on Rte. 78 in Westerly

Photo: Westerly Police Department

WESTERLY, R.I. (WPRI) — Westerly Police Officers came face-to-face with a cow Sunday night.

The department posted a picture on their Facebook page of a cow found wandering on Route 78.

Westerly Police say the road was shut down for about 30 minutes as they and a local farm worked to contain the cow.

It’s unknown where the cow wandered off from.