Lexington council member Mossotti injured in equine accident

April 21, 2014 

Urban County Councilwoman Jennifer Mossotti suffered a fractured collarbone and facial injuries in a horseback riding accident near her home Saturday.

According to a statement from her office, Mossotti, 59, underwent surgery Monday and then went home to recuperate. She is expected to make a full recovery.

The statement described Mossotti as an "avid horsewoman."

She is a real estate agent who served four terms on the Urban County Council from 1997 to 2004 before being re-elected in 2012. She represents the 9th District.

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