Track work rider Donna Philpot has died following a fall in a jump out at Bendigo racecourse this morning.
Victoria Police made this statement following the incident:
Police responded after reports of a woman falling from a horse at the Racecourse Road venue about 9.45am. It is believed a second horse fell on top of the woman.
Ambulance Victoria was called to the scene, but the woman passed away.
WorkSafe is investigating.
More to come…
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