Michelle R. Smith

Snapped clamp eyed in circus accident; 2 critical

Investigators were looking at a snapped clamp on Monday as they try to figure out why eight circus acrobats plummeted to the ground during an aerial hair-hanging stunt, although the company that owns the circus cautioned it's too early in the investigation to blame the accident on the clamp. Read more

9 acrobats seriously hurt after falling at circus

Nine acrobats were seriously injured Sunday after falling from an aerial platform during a circus performance, a safety official said. Read more


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