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By: Joshua Zuber, Gina BenitezEL PASO, Texas -- Two people are seriously injured after reportedly falling from a carnival ride during a church bazaar in Central El Paso.
El Paso Fire confirmed with KFOX 14 that the department received a call at 10:09 p.m. of a possible ride malfunction at St. Anthony's Bazaar Sunday night.EPFD dispatch said two people were rushed to University Medical Center in serious condition. A dispatcher also said one 13-year-old boy was stuck in a ride and ladder units were helping get the boy down.
That 13-year-old was brought down just before midnight. Crews did not immediately say if the boy was injured.
It was not immediately clear what caused the ride to malfunction. Occupational Safety and Health Administration crews had been notified of the accident. KFOX 14 has a crew at St. Anthony's Bazaar. KFOXTV.com and the KFOX 14 Morning News will post updates online, social media and on air as warranted.
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