Corrosion Caused Fatal Accident At The Ohio State Fair

posted by Randy Bigley - 

Corrosion is being blamed for the deadly thrill ride accident at the Ohio State Fair last month.

One person was killed and several others were injured when a swinging pendulum-like ride broke off and sent riders flying through the air. An 18-year-old man was killed. The ride's Dutch manufacturer is saying that excessive corrosion of a support beam likely caused the "catastrophic failure." As a result of the accident, similar rides at other fairs around the country were shut down. 

(ABC News)

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