Newmarket: Witnesses sought after jockey’s death

Witnesses are being sought to a fatal incident involving an amateur jockey in Newmarket last November.

At 10.30am on Wednesday, November 17 on Side Hill Gallop in Newmarket, Mr Christopher Watson was riding out on a gelding called Kadouchski.

He was later found dead in this area and witnesses are required to understand what happened.

The Health and Safety Executive are investigating and would like to contact a walker who spoke to the deceased man’s family when they visited the incident site on Friday, November 26.

Anyone with information is asked to contact HSE Inspector, Steve Gill on 01603 828018.


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