Stratosphere ride at State Fair of Texas reportedly loses power, leaving riders stuck
CBSDFW.com: About two dozen riders are down safely, after spending more than two hours stranded 200 feet in the air on the tallest portable ride at the State Fair of Texas.
The Stratosphere, a 200-foot-tall swing ride, became stuck late Friday night after reportedly losing power.
The incident comes the same day that a fire burned the State Fair’s iconic Big Tex.  
Photo credit: Kristy Huggins

Stratosphere ride at State Fair of Texas reportedly loses power, leaving riders stuck

CBSDFW.com: About two dozen riders are down safely, after spending more than two hours stranded 200 feet in the air on the tallest portable ride at the State Fair of Texas.

The Stratosphere, a 200-foot-tall swing ride, became stuck late Friday night after reportedly losing power.

The incident comes the same day that a fire burned the State Fair’s iconic Big Tex.  

Photo credit: Kristy Huggins

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  1. newsfloozie reblogged this from breakingnews
  2. yepimhere reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    This right here is why I would never get on such a ride.
  3. rustydotcom reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    Jesus baby blue ivy. get your shit together, Texas state fair!
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  5. wake-up-dead-in-a-plywood-bed reblogged this from melisscellaneous and added:
    All aboard the nope train to fuckthatville.
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  9. amykinsinwonderland reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    This right here is why my ass will never again go on one of these things, when I was like 8 I got stuck on one. Nearly...
  10. connoririshwright reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    That sucks
  11. alwaysthedrifter reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    I hope somebody had a loaded bowl up there.
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    unless it was really cold, i’d be okay with this
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  18. captainrobocop reblogged this from breakingnews and added:
    THE GHOST OF BIG TEX IS ANGRY.
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