A single, shocking traffic accident this week claimed the lives of over a thousand innocent victims. The tragedy of the incident, however, was not only in how they died, but the horror of how they lived.
On Monday, a semitruck traveling along a stretch of highway in Ohio overturned, spilling its tightly packed contents along the roadside. The truck's cargo? A total of 2,200 piglets who had been ripped away from their mothers on a factory farm and sent off to be slaughtered.