Third horse dies during Keeneland’s spring meet


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Keeneland confirms a third horse has died during this year’s spring meet.

Keeneland says a horse named Amandine was injured during the eighth race at Keeneland Friday.

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The track says the horse was later euthanized.

Keeneland isn’t sure what the cause of the injury was right now.

The horse named Cathedral Reader suffered a broken leg back on April 6 and was later put down.

A horse named Mandel also suffered an injury on April 10. That horse was also later put down.