VIDEO: Chuck wagon driver injured in nasty fall at Houston Rodeo

HOUSTON, Texas (KXAN/KPRC) — A chuck wagon driver participating in the Houston Rodeo took a nasty tumble Monday evening.

The driver was rounding a turn when he fell from his seat. KPRC reports officials were able to stop the race just as the driverless wagon came close to hitting its driver.

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials say the driver was taken to the hospital in stable condition. The horses that fell were examined by a veterinarian; one horse had small scratch, reports KPRC. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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