Jockey injured, horses euthanized at Ark track
A collision at an Arkansas horse track injured a jockey and
forced officials to euthanize two horses.
Oaklawn Park officials said Monday’s collision injured
54-year-old jockey Tim Doocy, who was scheduled for surgery after
an early diagnosis indicated fractures to his ankle, knee and
Doocy was aboard The ATM, a 2-year-old colt, when the horse
collided with a pony ridden by outrider Chisum Ewing. The accident
occurred as Doocy’s mount was pulling up from a 3-furlong workout.
Ewing was not injured.