Horse riders injured

22:22, Jan 15 2013

The Taranaki Community rescue helicopter attended two incidents yesterday.

Taranaki Community rescue helicopter crewman Jayden Strickland said the first incident was in Tahora, where a man leading a horse was kicked in the shoulder.

At Mangamahu, near Whanganui, a rider was pinned between the animal and a tree. Their conditions last night were not known.

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