72-year-old killed after fall from horse - Tucson News Now

72-year-old killed after fall from horse

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A 72-year-old man was killed Sunday near Patagonia Lake after falling from his horse, Santa Cruz County Sheriff Tony Estrada told Tucson News Now.

Estrada said the body was sent to the Pima County Medical Examiner's Office to see if a medical problem caused Terrance Austin Schonert to fall.

Santa Cruz County deputies and Patagonia Volunteer Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the scene in Patagonia Estates around 12:45 p.m. Sunday.

A neighbor who called 9-1-1 said he had last seen Schonert at 7:30 Sunday morning.

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