Teen hospitalised after falling from horse

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A teenage girl was taken to hospital after falling from a horse on April 18.

The incident happened shortly before 5pm on Tuesday, April 18.

Commenting on the incident, a Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) spokesperson said: “NIFRS responded to a report of a person fell from a horse at Sandy Lane, Lisburn.

“Firefighters and specialist rescue team used long board to transfer an 18-year-old female from the field to the awaiting ambulance.

“She was conveyed to hospital by ambulance. Fire crews from Lisburn and Central stations attended the incident.”