LA RINCONADA, Spain (NBC News) – At least 28 people were hurt in Spain early Saturday in an accident involving a fairground ride.
Local media reported the ride fell apart as it spun around, but it was not clear what caused it to malfunction.
The accident happening in La Rinconada, not far from Seville.
Seville’s Municipal Emergency Services said 9 of the injured were taken to local hospitals.
La Rinconada’s City Council said the ride had passed safety inspections.
They added local authorities were investigating what might have caused the malfunction.