Worker injured after falling from Ferris wheel

From Video shot by Brittney Smith

From Video shot by Brittney Smith

A fair worker in North Carolina was taken to the hospital Friday night after falling from a Ferris wheel he was trying to fix.

Police said the call came in around 9:30 Friday night.

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

Michael's Amusement out of Fayetteville is the company that operates the ride.

The injured worker was transported by Guildford County EMS to a local hospital for treatment. State officials have approved the ride to be back in use on Saturday.

Again, no others details have been released at this time. The fair says the worker was the only injury reported and that he was released from the hospital after being treated for minor injuries.

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