>> The ride it goes really, really fast and it goes in circles and it rocks right to left and I heard a girl scream help and I look over and I seen something fly out.>> Jennifer Body describing the moment when a ride called Fireball malfunctioned on Wednesday at the Ohio State Fair, flinging a section of seats into the air and killing an 18-year-old man.
Seven other riders were injured. Another witness says it was horrifying to watch.>> It just flew off, the whole thing flew off, her leg hit, her leg just like flew off, her whole leg. And then the dude hit the ground, and he wasn't breathing.>> Ohio Governor John Kasich is calling it a tragedy and says all fair rides have been shut down for inspection.
Fireball can hoist riders up to 40 feet in the air and spins them at 13 revolutions per minute. The man who was killed was thrown into the air and landed about 50 feet from the ride, according to authorities. The injured were taken to nearby hospitals, three people are in critical condition.