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Air hostess dies at amusement park, three held

A 20-year-old air hostess was killed after she was thrown off an adventure ride inside an amusement park on the outskirts of Chennai.

Updated: Oct 03, 2012, 10:31 AM IST

Zeenews Bureau

Chennai: Three people have been arrested in connection with the death of a 20-year-old air hostess at an amusement park.

The cause of death was being probed, police said. Three people, including the amusement park`s facility manager and operator of the ride, have been arrested.

On Tuesday, Afia Magh, an air hostess working for a private airline, was killed in a freak accident during an adventure ride at EVP World theme park on the outskirts of Chennai, police said.

The victim, a native of Nagaland, suffered head injuries when she was thrown off while taking a ride on the `Giant Wheel`, police said.

She was pronounced dead at a nearby private hospital where she was rushed.

(With PTI inputs)