A WOMAN was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being kicked in the leg by a horse yesterday.

A WOMAN was rushed to hospital with serious injuries after being kicked in the leg by a horse yesterday.

The 49 year old had to be sedated by a Magpas Helimedix team after she was kicked by the horse in a paddock near Woodwalton around 4pm. The casualty was then taken to Addenbrooke's Hospital where she was treated at a specialist trauma centre.

Her condition on arrival was described as serious but stable.