Girl thrown from horse in Doncaster remains in hospital in Sheffield as police probe continues

A girl injured in Doncaster when a car driving too fast caused her horse to bolt remains in hospital in Sheffield.

Thursday, 11th February 2021, 11:43 am

The 13-year-old was riding along Joan Croft Lane around 5pm on Tuesday, January 9 when a car is believed to have driven past her horse too fast.

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The was thrown from her horse and was taken to Sheffield Children’s Hospital with serious head injuries.

South Yorkshire Police said the car involved – a white Seat Leon with dark tinted windows and dark wheels – failed to stop.

A girl is in hospital in Sheffield with head injuries after being thrown from her horse in Doncaster (Photo: Getty)