A man was helicoptered to hospital with suspected spinal
injuries this morning after his horse rolled on him in
A central ambulance communications spokesman said the man -
believed to be in his 60s - was helicoptered to Palmerston
North Hospital in a serious condition following the incident
at around 7.45am.
It was unknown whether the jockey was a professional jockey
or a recreational rider.
- Brendan Manning of APNZ