In China, in the southeastern province of Hunan, there was an accident at an amusement park. According to The Straits Times, at least 16 people were injured as a result of the accident.
According to the publication, the incident occurred on a chain carousel ride. According to eyewitnesses and local authorities, there was a mechanical failure. The wheel to which the swing was attached fell to the ground. Some tourists fell out of the cabins.
All of the injured were taken to hospital. The condition of three of them is assessed as serious. Local authorities also reported that the amusement park is closed while the causes of the accident are being investigated.
Earlier it was reported that in the Australian state of Queensland, an amusement park visitor took a ride on the Hangover attraction and suffered life-threatening injuries. The girl fell out of the cabin and fell from a height of 30 meters