Horse rider fatally injured

Thursday 7th January 2016 – 5.00pm – John Hawker.


A horse rider has died after an incident in Warwickshire this morning.

West Midlands Ambulance Service was called to The Slade, Fenny Compton, Southam at around 11.15am.  Two ambulances, a BASICS Doctor and the Midlands Air Ambulance from Strensham attended the scene.

A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman said: “Crews arrived to find a woman that had suffered serious injuries after falling from a horse.

“The woman was in traumatic cardiac arrest and advanced life support was carried out at the scene by medics.

“Unfortunately, despite everyone’s best efforts, nothing could be done to save the woman’s life and she was sadly confirmed dead at the scene.”


We have no further details on this incident.

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