Fund aids workers affected by barn fire

Kentucky horsemen are asking for donations to help trainers and stable workers who lost 27 Thoroughbreds plus tack and equipment in a barn fire last week at Riverside Downs training facility in Henderson.

The Kentucky Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association has set up a special account with Fifth Third Bank to take and distribute money.

To donate to the Riverside Downs Fire and Disaster Fund, go to any local bank branch or call 1-800-928-4272.