| 13.5°C Belfast

Close

Premium

Aftermath of funfair ride accident looked like scene of a bomb, says shaken councillor

DUP man’s relief no one was killed in incident that left six in hospital after teenagers were seen to interfere with equipment

Close

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

Councillor John McDermott

Councillor John McDermott

/

Scary: the aftermath of the accident at Planet Fun in Carrick. Credit: Kevin Scott / Belfast Telegraph

A councillor who witnessed the aftermath of Saturday’s funfair ride accident in Carrickfergus described it as like a “bomb scene”.

DUP man John McDermott said he was met with “chaos” after the Planet Fun attraction malfunctioned, throwing ride occupants through the air.


Related topics


Top Videos



Privacy