Strong wind throws bounce with children inside

WHEATFIELD, NY (WFLA) — Several children were inside a bounce house when it went airborne in upstate New York over the weekend.

First responders say strong winds are to blame for the incident that happened at a fall attraction called, “The Maize.”

According to the local sheriff’s office, the bounce house was thrown about 50 feet.

The several children who were inside were treated at the scene for minor injuries.

A 76-year-old woman who was standing next to the bounce house at the time was taken to the hospital. Her injuries are not considered life-threatening. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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