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Toddler kicked in head by horse

Girl now in stable condition at UF Health Gainesville

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POMONA PARK, Fla. – An 18-month-old girl is in stable condition at UF Health Gainesville after she was kicked in the head by a horse, according to Putnam County EMS officials.

Authorities told News4JAX that the toddler was injured along Old Welaka Road in Pomona Park on Sunday.

Rescuers said the girl was awake and alert as she was being airlifted to the hospital in Gainesville.

Putnam County EMS officials did not have any other information about the girl's condition, or exactly how she was injured.