Woman air lifted to hospital after being thrown from horse

Darlington and Stockton Times: Great North Air Ambulance Great North Air Ambulance

A WOMAN has been airlifted to hospital after being flung from a horse.

The 45-year-old had been riding today on farmland near Thornton-le-Street, near Northallerton, North Yorkshire, when the horse bolted and threw her onto a gate.

She sustained serious chest injuries and needed rapid transportation to a major trauma centre.

The Great North Air Ambulance was called at 1pm and airlifted her to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough in eight minutes.

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7:10pm Mon 30 Jun 14

LUSTARD says...

someons probably fed it grain without her knowledge and trained it to bolt to a queue without her knowing about it, trying to kill her off on the qt. ...... i no horses are un predictable, or are they so predictable its too easy....
someons probably fed it grain without her knowledge and trained it to bolt to a queue without her knowing about it, trying to kill her off on the qt. ...... i no horses are un predictable, or are they so predictable its too easy.... LUSTARD
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