Scary Ride: Two Children Injured at the Geauga County Maple Festival

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CHARDON, OH (WOIO) - A ride at the Geauga County Maple Festival is shut down today.  Two children were injured on the Sky Diver ride Friday night.

The initial investigation revealed that the safety cage on the ride opened while two young females were suspended upside down.

It is not known how the cage opened. The two children are being treated for minor injuries.

The Ohio State Ride Inspector is investigating the cause of the incident.

The Sky Diver ride has been shut down until further notice.

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