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Teen in critical condition after rodeo accident

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

A sixteen year old boy remains in critical condition in a Little Rock hospital following a weekend rodeo accident at Sidney, Aug. 29.

According to Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver, Matt Melton, 16, of Pleasant Plains was seriously injured when he was stepped on after being thrown from a horse during a bareback bronc riding event.

He was taken to White River Medical Center in Batesville by Spring River Ambulance Service and immediately air lifted to Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock.

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