Faulty clip suspected in circus accident; 2 acrobats remain in critical condition

May 6, 2014 in News, The Buzz

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Investigators suspect that a snapped clip sent eight aerial acrobats plummeting 20 feet or more during a daring act in which performers dangle from their hair. […]

9 circus acrobats injured in accident today performing ‘hair hang’ stunt

May 4, 2014 in Entertainment, News

PROVIDENCE, R.I.  (AP) — A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at a circus performance Sunday, sending eight entertainers plummeting to the ground. Nine performers were seriously injured in the […]