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September 22, 2017

Startling video shows worker falling from Ferris wheel


Startling video shows worker falling from Ferris wheel

GREENSBORO, N.C. —Cellphone video captured a horrifying accident at the Central Carolina Fair in Greensboro on Friday night. Greensboro police…


Cellphone video captured a horrifying accident at the Central Carolina Fair in Greensboro on Friday night.

Greensboro police said a fair worker was injured after he fell from the Ferris wheel while he was attempting to repair the malfunctioning ride.

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Police said the call came in around 9:30 p.m.

One of the cars one on the Ferris wheel became stuck with at least one young boy trapped inside.

The video shows that the employee climbed up the ride and maneuvered to dislodge the stuck car, but within moments, lost his balance and fell to the ground.

The injured worker was transported by Guildford County EMS to a local hospital for treatment.

A state inspector is currently investigating the incident and the Ferris wheel ride.


Source: 4029 Northwest Arkansas News Startling video shows worker falling from Ferris wheel

Startling video shows worker falling from Ferris wheel

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