Christensen Fortunate in Spill, Daily Racing Form, 1946-06-15


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Christensen Fortunate in Spill AK-SAR-BEN, Omaha, Neb., June 14. Jockey Ray Christensen, who was thrown from his mount, Trots Pride, during the running- of the fifth race here at Ak-Sar-Ben Thursday, is reported to be uninjured except for slight cuts on his right ear and leg. Christensen was caught in close quarters while racing close up in the middle of the pack rounding for the home stretch, when Trots Pride ran too close up on another horses heels, stumbled and pulled himself up sharply, disposing of Christensen over his head.

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