Horse riders injured after falling on beach

The beach at Fraisthorpe
The beach at Fraisthorpe

Two people were injured after falling from their horses on the beach at Fraisthorpe.

Coastguards and paramedics were called to help the casualties yesterday afternoon.

But by the time the emergency services arrived, one of the riders had made made his way back to the horse box and the second was also walking back along the beach.

Paramedics checked them over but they did not require hospital treatment.