Trot Insider has learned that veteran horseman Karel Nemecek was killed during the morning hours
of Sunday, June 7 after a paddock accident at Victory Lane Farms in Flamborough, Ontario.
According to a report on TheSpec.com, Nemecek, 64, of Burlington, Ontario was kicked in the chest while turning a horse out in one of the paddocks at Victory Lane shortly after 10 a.m. on Sunday.
Nemecek showed no vital signs when emergency crews arrived at the scene.
Please join Standardbred Canada in offering condolences to the family and friends of Karel Nemecek.