State fair worker injured upgrade to good condition - WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken News, Weather, Sports

State fair worker injured upgrade to good condition

Posted: Updated:

A North Carolina State fair worker injured Oct. 28 is now in good condition at WakeMed Hospital.

Police said Anesto Newell was injured while dismantling a ride called "Vortex." The State Fair had two rides called "Vortex" and fair officials said the one involved in Monday's incident was not the same one involved in last week's incident that injured five people.

Newell had been in critical condition while at WakeMed until his upgrade Tuesday.


Powered by WorldNow

1336 Augusta West Parkway
Augusta, GA 30909

Telephone: 706.722.6664

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.