7-YR-OLD BRI­TISH GIRL DIES AF­TER FALL FROM HORSE AT MATHERAN

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE - Pranab Jy­oti Bhuyan [email protected]­dus­tan­times.com

MATHERAN: A seven- year- old Bri­tish girl, on va­ca­tion with her fam­ily at Matheran, died af­ter she fell off the horse she was rid­ing. The po­lice said the vic­tim, In­dia Gavin Mathew, was dragged for around 100m af­ter she fell off.

The fam­ily came to the hill sta­tion on Mon­day. On Tues­day, Gavin Mathew, his wife Ter­essa, and their four chil­dren had hired horses for sight­see­ing.

“Around 4.30pm, the horse that In­dia was on started run­ning. Their guide could not con­trol the horse,” said RM Khe­bude, po­lice sub in­spec­tor, Matheran po­lice sta­tion.

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