PALM DESERT (AP) — Firefighters rescued 22 people who were trapped on a stalled Ferris wheel at a Southern California resort.
Fire officials say a drive cable snapped and stranded riders on the 30-foot wheel Friday night at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert.READ MORE: New Earthquake Research Unveiled On Great ShakeOut Day
Some people were left dangling for four hours until firefighters got them down with a ladder truck. Everybody was off the wheel by 1:45 a.m. Saturday.READ MORE: Chris Taylor hits 3 HRs, Dodgers beat Braves 11-2 to extend NLCS
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