Fatal morning accident raises questions

Updated: April 29, 2009, 5:10 PM ET
By Jay Privman | Daily Racing Form

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A gruesome accident involving two unraced horses Monday morning at Churchill Downs resulted in the death of one of the horses, delayed workouts for several runners in the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby, and prompted discussion over whether too many horses are being allowed on the track immediately after the mid-morning renovation break.

The accident involved Dr. Rap, a 3-year-old colt trained by David Carroll, and Rasberry Kiss, a 2-year-old filly trained by Ken McPeek. ...

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