Ohio State Fair accident: One dead and seven people injured after malfunctioning ride throws victims in air
One man has died and seven people have been injured after a ride malfunctioned at the Ohio State Fair.
The horrifying accident took place on the Fire Ball ride on Wednesday evening, which was the opening day of the fair.
An 18-year-old male was killed on impact and five of the injured are reportedly in a critical condition and two are in a stable condition, reports the Columbus Dispatch.
Footage of the incident shows part of the ride coming loose as it swung around and people being tossed out of their seats into the air.
A witness told NBC News that “the whole car went flying off and over... read more
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