- Associated Press - Monday, September 1, 2014

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) - Two girls injured while riding a camel at the Nebraska State Fair have been released from the hospital.

KHAS television reports (https://bit.ly/Y6pgbI ) the girls were riding a camel at the fair at 9:15 p.m. Friday when the animal bucked and they fell off.

The girls ages 6 and 8, were taken to St. Francis Medical Center. They were released later that night.

Fair officials say the camel is no longer giving rides. They say they don’t know what caused the camel to buck.

The fair ends Monday.

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Information from: KHAS-TV, https://www.khastv.com


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