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Ferris wheel at Oakville school leaves students stuck in the air

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OAKVILLE, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Police say a Ferris Wheel at an Oakville elementary school left several students stuck in the air Saturday.

Just after 4 p.m., students were riding a Ferris Wheel at Wohlwend Elementary School picnic when the ride malfunctioned. 

According to authorities, there were several students stuck on the ride and in the air.

Emergency crews were able to free trapped riders just past 5 p.m and get the ride running.  

This a developing story. News 4 will update the story as more information becomes available.

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