Woman injured in equestrian accident at Rainbow Flat on March 9

A 57-year-old woman has been airlifted to Newcastle’s John Hunter Hospital from Rainbow Flat following a riding accident on Friday, March 9. 

A spokesperson from the Westpac Rescue Helicopter said the woman had been injured after she was trampled by the horse.  

The woman was treated by a clinical team and paramedics for neck and head injuries.

She was reported to be in a stable condition.