North Carolina State Fair

Police examine the Vortex ride at the North Carolina State Fair in Raleigh, North Carolina, Friday, October 25, 2013. (credit: Ethan Hyman/Getty Images)

Family Sues Over NC State Fair Injuries

A family seriously injured last year on a North Carolina State Fair thrill ride is suing its operators and owners.

04/10/2014

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Search Warrant Released In NC Fair Ride Probe

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A newly released search warrant from the criminal probe into a thrill ride accident at the North Carolina State Fair shows investigators knew quickly that the machine had been tampered with […]

01/09/2014

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2 Men Charged In NC Fair Injuries Due In Court

Two men arrested following a mishap with a thrill ride at the North Carolina State Fair are set to appear in court on assault charges.

11/18/2013

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Owner Of NC State Fair Ride Surrenders To Police

The owner of a ride at the North Carolina State Fair that investigators say injured five people after safety equipment was tampered with has surrendered to police.

11/07/2013

Authorities say safety equipment at the fair was tampered with. (Getty Images)

Georgia Ride Owner Charged In North Carolina State Fair Injuries

Authorities have issued arrest warrants for the owner of a ride at the North Carolina State Fair that investigators say injured five people after safety equipment was tampered with.

11/07/2013

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Worker Hurt At NC State Fair

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A worker dismantling a ride at the North Carolina State Fair has been hurt. Agriculture Department spokesman Brian Long says the man was injured when a piece of a ride called […]

CBS Charlotte–10/28/2013

A CCBI officer, left, and a Wake County Sheriff officer examine the Vortex ride at the North Carolina State Fair in Raleigh, North Carolina, Friday, October 25, 2013. Five people were injured when the ride malfunctioned on Thursday night.  (credit: Ethan Hyman/Getty Images)

Ride Operator Charged After NC Fair Accident

Authorities say a man who was operating a ride at the North Carolina State Fair has been charged with three counts of assault with a deadly weapon after the ride injured five people.

10/26/2013

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Reports: Injuries In Ride Mishap At NC State Fair

A ride has malfunctioned at the North Carolina State Fair, sending several people to the hospital with unknown injuries.

10/24/2013

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North Carolina State Fair Opens

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina State Fair opens an 11 day run in Raleigh. State Agriculture Secretary Steve Troxler says the fair opening Thursday afternoon shows the importance of agriculture in the state. […]

10/17/2013

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