Teenage girl killed in carnival ride incident in Texas - local media

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Texas Girl Dies After Being Thrown From a Carnival Ride

April 29 (Reuters) - A teenage girl was killed when she was thrown from a ride at a church carnival in southwest Texas on Friday, media said.

The unidentified girl was killed while riding The Sizzler ride at the St. Thomas Aquinas Church carnival in east El Paso, Texas, the local Fox affiliate reported.

Two other people were injured and taken to a local hospital for treatment, the news station reported.

Police officials were not immediately available for comment.

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A performer juggles machetes while standing on the top of his partner's head, during Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
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A reveler touch a snake with his teeth for good luck during Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Dancers wait for the start of Carnival celebrations at the national stadium in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Dancers pose for a photo at the national stadium as they wait for the start of Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Dancers rest in the stands of the national stadium as they wait for the start of Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Joseph Michelange, 24, poses for a photo with his friend Sintia Louis 16, as they wait for the start of Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Revelers dressed as devils with their bodies smothered in clay mud and oil, parade through the streets hauling a coffin, at the start of Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A makeup artist applies eye shadow to a dancer's eyelid during preparations for Carnival celebrations at the national stadium, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A dancer waits for the next song to play to resume her performance in a street parade, that kicked off Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Dancers perform in a street parade, kicking off Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Carnival queens pose for a photo inside a bus upon their arrival to the National Palace to attend a ceremony inaugurating Carnival celebrations, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A mime performs a contortion backbend in a street parade, that kicked off Carnival celebrations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Carnival kings and queens arrive at the National Palace for a ceremony inaugurating Carnival celebrations, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Carnival kings and queens arrive at the National Palace for a ceremony inaugurating Carnival celebrations, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A Carnival king dressed as Haitian national hero Jean-Jacques Dessalines is assisted with the final touches of his costume, as he arrives at the National Palace for a ceremony inaugurating Carnival celebrations, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. ( AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A Haitian reveler, painted in motor oil, depicting the devil performs during the second day of 2015 National Carnival Parade in Port-au-Prince on February 16, 2015. The Carnival will be held for three days in the Haitian capital. AFP PHOTO/ HECTOR RETAMAL (Photo credit should read HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/Getty Images)
A reveler wearing a paper mache mask performs during the second day of 2015 National Carnival Parade in Port-au-Prince on February 16, 2015. The Carnival will be held for three days in the Haitian capital. AFP PHOTO/ HECTOR RETAMAL (Photo credit should read HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/Getty Images)
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