Monday, May 5, 2014
(Providence, RI) -- There are at least eleven injured after a circus accident today in Providence, Rhode Island. A hospital spokesperson says one person is in critical condition. Eight acrobats suffered serious injuries when they tumbled at least 25 feet to the ground when some aerial apparatus collapsed. A Ringling Brothers spokesman says the acrobats were performing a hair-hanging act when the incident occurred. Another performer was injured on the ground.