Local bull rider dies from injuries suffered during event

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An Exeter, Missouri native who was ranked 18th in the world on the Professional Bull Riders circuit has died after suffering injuries at an event Tuesday night.

Mason Lowe, 25, suffered the injuries during the Denver PBR Chute Out at the National Western Stock Show.

“We are deeply saddened to report that Mason Lowe passed away this evening following injuries sustained at the PBR event in Denver,” said PBR CEO Sean Gleason. “The entire PBR and National Western sports family extends our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathies to Mason’s wife Abbey and his family.”

Lowe had competed on the circuit for seven years, capturing 12 wins and four 90 point rides.

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