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Aqueduct: Injured jockey left unattended

Updated: January 8, 2011, 10:10 PM ET
By David Grening | Daily Racing Form

OZONE PARK, N.Y. -- The New York Racing Association is looking into a breakdown in communication that led to an injured jockey being left unattended to in the paddock for several minutes and nearly prompted the cancellation of the final three races on Saturday's card at Aqueduct.

Emergency medical technicians and other medical personnel based in two ambulances at the track did not respond in a timely fashion to calls to tend to jockey Junior Alvarado, who was kicked in the groin and lower ...

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