Spinning ride called the Fire Ball appears to hit object, throwing riders into the air on first day of state fair

At least one person has died and seven others have been injured after an amusement park ride malfunctioned on the opening day of the Ohio State fair.

Five of the injured were in a critical condition and the other two were in a stable condition at hospitals in the area, Columbus fire battalion chief Steve Martin said. The man who was killed was one of several who were thrown when the ride – called the Fire Ball – malfunctioned, Martin said.

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