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NC State Fair officials say employee injured, taken to hospital

Posted October 18, 2019 6:26 p.m. EDT
Updated October 18, 2019 9:33 p.m. EDT

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— Officials with the NC State Fair said a worker was injured and taken to the hospital on Friday.

A spokesperson with the State Fair said an employee for the Cuckoo Fun House stepped back on a spinning plate on the floor of the ride, lost her balance and fell. She was attended to by EMS and transported to the hospital. There was no word on the extent of her injuries.

The worker's name was not released. The attraction was still open and operating as normal Friday night.

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