Fifth horse dies at Keeneland race track

Fifth horse dies at Keeneland race track
Keeneland's Fall Meet will wrap up on Saturday, Oct. 26. (Source: Flickr user Chris Breeze)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The horse death adds to other fatalities in 2019, bringing the total to nine this year.

In an incident report on Sunday’s races, the horse named Call to Victory suffered an injury to its right, front limb during Race 6.

The horse’s death makes it the fifth at the Fall Meet alone.

In the past, the number for the most horse deaths in one year has been five since 2009.

Keeneland’s Fall Meet will wrap up Saturday, Oct. 26.

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