Incident Report: Oct. 9, 2019


Horse Name: Triggerman

Race: 5 (turf)

Age: 3

Trainer: Joe Sharp

Attending Veterinarian: Dr. Nick Smith

Injury Details: Sustained a catastrophic injury to left front limb. Rider transported for further evaluation.

 

Statement from Keeneland Medical Director Dr. Barry Schumer on jockey Adam Beschizza, who was hurt following the fatal injury to Triggerman in today’s fifth race:

“Adam Beschizza suffered an injury to his left clavicle. He was stable upon discharge from Keeneland’s First Aid station and transported to the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital in Lexington for further evaluation.”