Gaming Commission

Equine Breakdown, Death, Injury and Incident Database

Horse: Towering Orbit
Incident: EQUINE DEATH
Racing Type: Thoroughbred
Location/Type: Aqueduct Racetrack (NYRA), Aqueduct/8th Race; Racing
Date: 11/10/2022
Trainer: SAFFIE JOSEPH JR
Jockey/Driver: JOSE L. ORTIZ
Weather: clear/60's
H: TOWERING ORBIT(Tr; Saffie A. Joseph Jr), jockey Jose Ortiz, horse vanned off after the wire by ambulance. No injury to rider.

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