Multiple people were taken the hospital after an accident involving the Vortex ride at the North Carolina State Fair.
That area has been shut down as emergency crews work at the scene.
According to WRAL, witnesses have reported that at least four people were taken to the hospital and that they were thrown off the ride.
Update: Raleigh FD says at least five people fell out of a ride called "Vortex" at NC State Fair. No collapse. (@WBTV_News)— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) October 25, 2013
Multiple people taken to WakeMed after accident involving Vortex ride at @NCStateFair. No word on severity of injuries.— WRAL NEWS in NC (@wral) October 25, 2013
#breakingnews Five patients have been transported to the hospital from the N.C. State Fair in Raleigh.— ABC11 WTVD (@ABC11_WTVD) October 25, 2013
At least 4 ambulances being called to NC State Fair for Ride collapse, very active scene— Boxemoutdave (@boxemoutdave) October 25, 2013