riders hurt after being thrown from their animals at Berrow
from Burnham-On-Sea Coastguard and BARB Search & Rescue were
called to Berrow beach on Sunday afternoon (November 8th) to help
two horse riders after an accident.
animals had been spooked and the young teenage riders were thrown
onto the hard sand.
Station Officer Dave Welland said: "Both had come off their
horses and one was thought to have suffered concussion."
were checked over by an ambulance crew on the scene."
horses had galloped off in the direction of Burnham and were later
recovered near Maddocks Slade."
crews assisted the ambulance team and helped to locate and round
up the horses.