- Associated Press - Monday, June 15, 2015

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) - A 30-year-old woman has died after being thrown from a horse in western Montana.

Jeremiah Peterson with the Missoula County sheriff’s office says the woman was riding horses with three other people Sunday evening near Frenchtown when the accident occurred.

Peterson says officials are still trying to determine what caused the horse to throw the woman. She was taken to a Missoula hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The woman’s name was being withheld while family members were notified.

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