LEXINGTON, Ky. — The wife of former Kentucky governor Steve Beshear is recovering after being injured in a horse riding accident.

The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that Beshear says his wife Jane fell from her horse during a competition at Kentucky Horse Park on Friday. She was taken to the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital emergency room.

Steve Beshear tells the newspaper that while his wife is “somewhat battered and bruised, there appears to be no serious injuries of any kind.”

He adds that “we appreciate everybody who has inquired about her and wanted everybody to know she’ll be OK.”

Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, http://www.kentucky.com

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