Nine hurt in Virginia fair ride collapse

Posted September 9, 2002, 7:23A | Contributed by Barry Short

The "Way Out" swing ride at the Powhatan County Fair toppled yesterday during the fair's final hours, injuring nine riders. None of the injuries was considered life-threatening, said Sgt. Chris DeHart of the Powhatan Sheriff's Office.

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