Boy, aged four, injured by loose horse in play park

PUBLISHED: 14:44 14 September 2015 | UPDATED: 18:25 14 September 2015

A four-year-old boy was injured after being kicked by a horse in Maltlands Park.

A four-year-old boy was injured after being kicked by a horse in Maltlands Park.

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A FOUR-YEAR-OLD boy was taken to hospital with head and stomach injuries yesterday (Sunday) after being kicked by a horse which was loose in a children's park.

Two horses and a foal were loose in Maltlands’ Park in Weston-super-Mare yesterday and a young child was injured by one of the animals.

A spokesman from the South West Ambulance Service said: “At 12.16pm we were called to a boy, aged four, with head and stomach injuries.

“He was taken to Bristol Children’s Hospital.”

* Updates to follow

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