A woman was trampled by a horse in Summerville this morning, officials say.

The incident happened off Rose Drive, according to Berkeley County EMS.

The woman was walking along beside the horse when something spooked the animal and it injured her, Pine Ridge Deputy Fire Chief Jon Ryan said.

The injured woman was transported to Medical University Hospital with multisystem traumatic injuries, Ryan said.

Ryan would not identify the woman citing HIPPA laws.

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