Teen Cowboy Killed at Rodeo

Coy Lutz

Pilesgrove, NJ – 19-year-old Coy Lutz was doing his best to hang on the bareback bucking horse for 8 seconds at the Cowtown Rodeo Saturday night.  His parents were among the 2,200 spectators in the stands.

The horse Lutz was riding, H3, successfully bucked him off, but then kicked him several times before people could get the horse away from him.  EMT’s rushed to his aid and he was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Lutz death is the first time someone has died during a rodeo at Cowtown since it started holding rodeos in 1929.

Author: Dale Williams <-- Become my friend on Facebook! - Phone: 724-964-6773


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