Girl flown to hospital after falling off horse in Chesapeake

Posted at 1:35 PM, Jun 18, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-18 13:35:58-04

Chesapeake, Va. – A little girl was flown by Nightingale to the hospital after she fell off a horse in Chesapeake.

Emergency crews got the call about the incident at 10:26 and the arrived on the scene at 10:30. They say the child was conscious and breathing.

According to Capt. Scott Saunders, the girl was taking riding lessons and was wearing a helmet at the time.

There’s no word yet on her current condition.

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