Rider injured in Hartpury Horse Trials
- 10 August 2013
- From the section Gloucestershire
A woman has been airlifted to hospital following a fall at a horse riding event in Gloucestershire.
The victim, believed to be in her 20s, had been taking part in a cross country event at the Hartpury Horse Trials on Saturday morning.
A South Western Ambulance Service spokesman confirmed a patient had been taken to Frenchay Hospital by Wiltshire air ambulance.
He added it followed reports a woman had been injured at the equine school.
The extent of the woman's injuries are not known at the moment.
The Hartpury International Horse Trials is a four-day event held at Hartpury College, just to the north of Gloucester.
It specialises in agricultural, equine, animal and land, and sports studies.