Festival Horror: A Dozen Children Injured On Fair Ride
Description:Eighteen people were hurt Sunday when a swing ride at the Norwalk Oyster Festival suddenly stopped, slamming riders into each other.
Twelve children and one adult were taken to three area hospitals for minor injuries, state police said. Five declined treatment at the scene. An apparent “internal mechanical failure” halted the ride’s circular motion, police said. Investigators do not believe any riders were ejected, police said.(3:08)