Acrobat saves teen from falling off Ferris wheel

Posted Thursday, June 10, 2004 10:26 AM | Contributed by supermandl

An acrobat at Groena Lund amusement park in Stockholm had stepped out of an attraction Wednesday and saw a 16-year-old boy holding tight to the gondola of the Ferris wheel. He had somehow fallen out of the passenger compartment and was hanging 30 feet above the ground. A trained acrobat, he scaled the Ferris wheel, reached the teenager and pushed him back inside the gondola car.

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