Shoalhaven City Turf Club Chairman injured

Shoalhaven City Turf Club’s Chairman, Michael Martin, is recovering in hospital after an incident at Nowra Racecourse on Monday.

Michael suffered burns to approximately 13%t of his body after a kitchen accident.

Michael was treated at Shoalhaven Hospital before being transported to Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney.

Doctors will make a decision on Friday whether Michael will require surgery.