Through a FOIA request to the Montana Department of Commerce, I have confirmed the following kill in that state in 2017. Please note, however, that Montana has one of the lightest racing schedules in the nation. In addition, the document came with this introduction: “Below is the information that was pieced together pursuant to your request.” Sounds as if accounting for its racehorses is not a Treasure State priority.
Rozaman, July 22, Great Falls, race 1
“[fatal] injury occurred at the finish of race”