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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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DA: Ride Owner Bypassed Key Switch Before NC State Fair Mishap

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Prosecutors say the owner of a thrill ride tampered with the machine prior to an October mishap at the North Carolina State Fair that seriously injured three patrons. Wake County Assistant […]

12/20/2013

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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

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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

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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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