US eventer Colin Davidson has died after being involved in a road crash on Sunday. Mr. Davidson, aged 29, was a member of the USEF 2010 developing rider list and rode in the Rolex Kentucky CCI4* in April with his horse Draco.
He was severely injured when his truck collided with a tree and rolled down an embankment near Charlottesville, Virginia. Mr. Davidson was taken to the University of Virginia medical centre but was removed from life-support this afternoon, US time.
A local TV news report said his was the only vehicle involved in the accident.
Related articles: The Chronicle of the Horse: http://www.chronofhorse.com/article/colin-davidson-killed-car-collision
Eventing USA: http://useventing.com/blog/?p=14074
Eventing Nation: http://eventingnation.com/home/2010/12/top-eventer-involved-in-car-wreck.html