Teen Thrown to Her Death from Carnival Ride

Reuters – A teenage girl was killed when she was thrown from a ride at a church carnival in southwest Texas on Friday, media said.

The unidentified girl was killed while riding The Sizzler ride at the St. Thomas Aquinas Church carnival in east El Paso, Texas, the local Fox affiliate reported.

Two other people were injured and taken to a local hospital for treatment, the news station reported.

Police officials were not immediately available for comment.

Many reports say that others on the ride held on for their lives as it spun them around. There is now an investigation underway as many search for answers as to what really caused the accident.