A woman has died in hospital after being thrown off a horse in Woldingham.
Emergency services were called to Gangers Hill after they received reports of an incident involving an injured horse and rider on Saturday afternoon (April 4) at around 4.30pm.
The horse was put down and the rider rushed to hospital, where she died two days later on Monday (April 6), police have confirmed.
A Surrey Police spokesman said: “We are appealing for witnesses following an incident involving a horse and rider on Saturday (April 4). The female rider was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
“Unfortunately, she died in hospital, as a result of the injuries she sustained. Our thoughts are with her friends and family at this time.”
Officers are unable to confirm at this time if a vehicle was involved in the incident. The investigation remains ongoing.
A South East Coast Ambulance Service (SECAmb) spokesman said: “Ambulance crews attended the scene following reports a person had been thrown from a horse. The person was assessed and treated at the scene before being taken to St George’s Hospital.”
Surrey Police is appealing to anyone who may have seen what happened or who has any other information, including any dashcam footage, to contact 101, quoting reference number P20075656.