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Two injured in carnival ride collapse
Staff from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) are expected in Darlington Friday morning to investigate the incident. Police have halted further setup of the ride and fenced it off until OSHA staff have finished their inspection.
DARLINGTON - Two carnival workers were injured on the Darlington Festival Grounds when the ride they were setting up collapsed on them midday Thursday, June 6. Frederick Cross, 47, of Michigan, and Ryan Kumbier, 21, Fond du Lac, sustained non-life threatening injuries when part of the ride collapsed and struck them, according to Darlington Police Chief Jason King. The men were not trapped underneath the collapsed portions.