Girl comes that close to losing head on carnival ride


This is the moment a malfunctioning carnival ride turned into a terrifying near-death experience for a young girl in Paris.

The girl was on a ride on Sunday at the Throne Fair called Adrenaline — a giant swing that propels riders from nearly 164 feet high — when her seat harness unfastened as the ride descended, according to a translation by France Bleu. 

The malfunction sent the girl hurtling toward the earth upside-down, suspended only by her ankles, in a horrifying moment caught on video.

Her head ended up inches away from slamming into a platform at ground level as she swung back and forth.

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