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Woman killed by horse in Kent

A woman is believed to have been killed by a stallion in a field close to a hospital in Kent.

The 53-year-old's body was discovered in the field in Darenth Wood Road, near to Darent Valley Hospital, in Dartford.

A police spokesman said the death of the woman, from Gravesend, is not being treated as suspicious. He said the horse had not been put down following the discovery of the woman's body, although it's believed the stallion may have caused her death.

Kent Police are preparing a report for the coroner.

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