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Jockey dies after being thrown from horse in Oregon race

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A 29-year-old jockey died Wednesday after being thrown from his horse. Eduardo Gutierrez-Sosa was riding 2-year-old Godfather Advice at a race in central Oregon when he was thrown over the rail, local NBC affiliate KTVZ reported. Gutierrez-Sosa appeared to land on his head and died from injuries he suffered in the fall. The veteran jockey had ridden more than 1,500 races in a nine-year career across the Pacific Northwest, according to Horse Racing Nation. Gutierrez-Sosa was appearing in the first race of the four-day Crooked River Roundup in Pineville, KTVZ reported. The event, which occurs ne…

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