Apache Junction rodeo chairman still hospitalized after stagecoach accident
The chairman of the Lost Dutchman Days Rodeo remained hospitalized Monday after a horse-drawn stagecoach hit parked vehicles during the event in Apache Junction on Saturday, rodeo officials said.
Denny Walter was taken to a hospital after Saturday's incident and was in stable condition after suffering head injuries, said Krysta Paffrath, a rodeo spokeswoman.
Horses pulling the Wells Fargo coach just prior to the start of the rodeo apparently became spooked and bolted into the parked vehicles, Paffrath said.
Two Wells Fargo employees and the rodeo's assistant chairwoman, Heather McClellan,... read more