For Immediate Release
Friday, May 11, 2012
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Thursday, May 10, 2012)– Apprentice jockey Felicia Denninger was taken to Methodist Medical Center Dallas for x-rays and further tests after her mount went down in the ninth race tonight at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie.
Denninger was injured when her mount, Handsome Blue, stumbled and fell past the wire in the ninth and final race on the card. On-site medical personnel reported her in stable condition with possible fractures to her upper body/shoulder. She was conscious and alert when transported by ambulance to the hospital for x-rays and further examination.
Handsome Blue, had no apparent injuries after he got up and galloped off after the spill.