Donegal jockey Martin Harley is recovering in hospital this evening following a nasty fall at Lingfield.
The 24-year-old jockey frim Trentagh, outside Letterkenny, came off his mount Red Art during the Ladborkes Mobile Handicap race.
Clerk of the Course at Lingfield Park, Neil MacKenzie Ross, said: “Martin was conscious when they put him on the stretcher after his fall and he has gone off for some precautionary checks.”
His horse, the 7/4 favourite, was fatally wounded and the incident caused a considerable delay.
Harley is in East Surrey Hospital.
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