Townsvillefallinquirytoreconvene

May27,20181:35pm。

byAAP

StewardsarelookingforsuitablevenuetoreconveneaninquiryintoafallatTownsvillewhichresultedinthreejockeysbeinghospitalsed。

InthelastraceatTownsvilleonThursday,AshleyButler(Jerrazz),LesTilley(Kanui)andChelseaJokic(Sidthekid)fellatthe1000m。

Allthreeweretakentohospitalandkeptovernightforobservation。

Jokicsustainedakneeinjury,ButlerabrokenwristandTilleyabrokennose。

ChiefstewardAllanReardonsaidTownsvillestewardshadopenedaninquiryintothefallandanotherincidentintherace。

Theyarehopingtoreconveneassoonastheygetasuitabledate。

TilleylivesinBrisbane,JokicinnorthQueenslandandButlerincentralQueensland,Reardonsaid。

TheTownsvillestewardswillprobablyuseskypebutitwillneedtoasuitabledateforeveryone。

Stewardshavestooddownthreetrackworkersfortestingpositivetoillicitdrugsduringno-noticetestingatToowoombaonSaturday。

Thetrackriderstestedpositivetomethylamphetamine,cocaineandcannabisandhavebeenstooddownpendingthereturnofsecondarytesting。

QueenslandRacingIntegrityCommissionbossRossBarnettsaidthecommissionhadadoptedananywhere-anytimeapproachtodrugtestingofracingparticipants。