Jockey in induced coma at Newcastle hospital after fall at Hexham races
A jockey is in an induced coma after falling from his horse at Hexham races .
The accident happened during the second race of the day at the course on Saturday.
It’s understood an Air Ambulance was called but the jockey, Henry Brooke, was instead taken by road ambulance to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI).
Racing was delayed and the Tadcaster-born jockey in now in an induced coma at the Newcastle hospital .
His Mum Julie Brook runs a small race horse training stable in Middleham in North Yorkshire.
A statement from the Injured Jockeys Fund on Sunday stated: “Following a fall at... read more
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