Dying Adelaide man wheeled onto Morphetville venue to watch horse race by ...

Touching scenes as dying man is granted his final wish by paramedics and wheeled on a stretcher to watch a horse race trackside - before the winning jockey gave him a gift to remember Nigel Latham wheeled in stretcher bed to trackside at Morphetville in Adelaide The 58-year-old was being transported from hospital to palliative care at home Paramedics had asked Mr Latham if there was any place he would like to visit Mr Latham said he had watched the horse racing in hospital and wanted to visit 

By Aidan Wondracz For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 05:18 BST, 3 May 2021 | Updated: 05:18 BST, 3 May 2021

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A dying man with just days to live was granted his final wish by paramedics to watch a horse race by the trackside. 

Nigel Latham, 58, was wheeled in a stretcher across the Morphetville venue in Adelaide, South Australia, on Saturday.

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The horse-racing lover was placed just 200 metres away from the finishing line where he watched the races with his wife Julie by his side. 

Mr Latham was being transported from the Royal Adelaide Hospital to palliative care at his

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