Teen Injured in Ferris Wheel Accident in Scheels Store in Sandy, UT

January 22, 2019
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Ferris Wheel Incident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Sandy Police
Scheels Store
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Authorities have not yet released information related to the exact cause of the accident

What Happened

Sandy Police are investigating an incident involving a Ferris wheel in a Scheels store in Sandy, UT on January 22nd, 2019. Officials say a 14-year-old with autism was seriously injured when he fell from a 65-foot-tall Ferris wheel. It was not immediately known how far he fell.

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