3 people hospitalized after Ferris wheel accident

Two women and a child were hospitalized after falling from a Ferris wheel at a carnival in Washington state, officials said.
2:11 | 05/19/17

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We swish to a scary carnal accident? Washington state where three including a child tumbled from the ferry wheel and Nick watt has the story. Reporter: Good morning. Well, investigators on the scene of that accident this morning trying to figure out what exactly what went wrong. It was a fun nillfilled evening that turned into ace as ter. A basket flipping over sending three plummeting up to 18 feet on the ground striking the metal base. Witnesses reported their cart kind of spun sideways. The three, a 6-year-old, a woman in her 40s both treated at a local hospital and 59-year-old woman airlifted to a trauma center in Seattle in critical condition. The accident happened at the so-called rhododendron festival northwest of Seattle. Best of the organizers that it was a tragic event and thoughts and prayers are with all involved. Some of these send 2500 people to the E.R. Each year. I was really scared. Reporter: 10-year-old Kayla fell nearly 40 feet from one in Tennessee last year. Calling on the ground, my arm saved me. Reporter: Her 6-year-old daughter had a brain injury. When she hit eyes rolled back in her head and the worst thing I've after seen. Reporter: In that case they blamed mechanical failure. You're going to the fair again and expecting it to be safe. Reporter: Seat belts in these ferris wheel baskets are not mandatory. And the latest we are seeing from Washington state that little boy has been released and both women will be fine, the 49-year-old who was air-lifted in Detroit Cal condition has multiple injuries but is now enable. Thank goodness. It's not mandatory. I'm okayed. Two minutes, family feud,

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