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A man fell off his horse at the staging area of the Tucson rodeo parade on Thursday morning and suffered a head injury, officials say.

He was taken with life-threatening injuries to University Medical Center, according to the Tucson Fire Department.   

There is no more information at this time.

Contact reporter Danyelle Khmara at or 573-4223. On Twitter: @DanyelleKhmara