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Man killed after being hit by a bull in Trinidad

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Posted at 11:26 AM, Sep 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-03 17:37:13-04

TRINIDAD — A man was killed on Monday after being hit by a bull at a rodeo in Trinidad.

Rodeo organizers said the accident happened in the corrals behind the chute area during the Trinidad Labor Day Rodeo around 4 p.m.

The man was airlifted to a hospital in Pueblo, where he died from his injuries.

The Las Animas County Coroner says the name and age of the man will not be released until the next of kin have be notified.

This is a developing. Stick with News 5 for the latest updates.