Teen injured in horse accident [UPDATED]

Published 9:53am Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Updated 12:05pm Tuesday, June 11, 2013

A 16-year-old suffered non-life threatening injuries after being bucked off a horse at Maplewood State Park Monday morning, according to scanner reports.

The incident occurred at a horse camp at about 8:15 a.m., according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Pelican Rapids Fire Department and Pelican Ambulance responded with ATVs and a cart. The victim was taken by ambulance to Perham Hospital.


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