Ohio State Fair runs from July 25 through Aug. 5.
Family of teen killed in mishap is pursuing a wrongful death lawsuit.
Fair week is the culmination of a year’s worth of hard work.
Anyone who witnessed accident is encouraged to call state troopers.
18-year-old male landed on ground 50 feet from ride after being thrown high into air; governor orders all rides closed until they are re-inspected.
YouTube video shows ride swinging back and forth, crashing, parts with passengers breaking off. Videos captured several people falling from the ride.
Several others injured, five critically.
Butter sculptures will be on display in the dairy products building at the Ohio State Fair from Wednesday through Aug. 6.
Free concert and samples from 12 breweries across Ohio part of Wednesday’s opening-day festivities.
50th anniversary of Sale of Champions to honor past champs at Aug. 6 celebration
Enjoy free health screenings, discounted admission for 60-plus on Aug. 1
Patrick Nolan of Wakeman, among family of champions, to be honored.
Five-piece display required more than 500 hours of work and about 2,150 pounds of butter.
Fair opens Wednesday and runs through Aug. 7 in Columbus.