02/10/2011 5:14PM

Santa Anita: bad accident in opener


Saint's Crown, with apprentice Abel Cedillo, and Lucy Got Lucky, with Victor Espinoza, were involved in an accident in the first race on the first turn. Saint's Crown appeared to clip the heels of leader Sky Brite Miss and fell. Lucy Got Lucky could not avoid the fallen horse and later fell herself. Both horses were removed in horse ambulances. Espinoza got up and was taken to track first aid with a head laceration. Cedillo was taken away in an ambulance to Arcadia Methodist Hospital. More updates when news becomes available.