NAPA COUNTY (KRON) — A girl is being hospitalized after being kicked in the head by a horse Tuesday evening.
The girl was riding a horse at Skyline Wilderness Park in Napa County when the accident happened.
Just before 6 p.m., the California Highway Patrol got a call about a horseback rider who had been seriously injured after falling off her horse.
After finding the girl, crews were able to determine that her horse had kicked her in the head.
She was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.
The girl was raised into a helicopter and taken to the hospital.