Ninth horse dies this calendar year at Saratoga

August 01, 2019 05:30 AM

Another horse has died at Saratoga Race Course.

The New York State Gaming Commission says Umetuka died while training on Wednesday.

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They say the horse was injured galloping on then main track, vanned off for x-rays, and euthanized.

That brings the total to nine horses for this calendar year.


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