Teen Injured In Horse Accident Dies

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Oxford OPP say a Norwich Township teen who was injured when he was thrown from a horse has died.

John Miller, 15, was airlifted to hospital Monday morning, after the incident on Milldale Rd. in Norwich Township.

According to police, Miller was riding a horse on the road when a vehicle passed him. The horse reared up and threw him to the pavement.

The driver of the car stopped and called 911 and helped him until paramedics arrived.

Police say the investigation is now complete.