Coronary heart-stopping video exhibits a 3-year-old woman being lifted as much as 100-feet within the sky after getting caught on an enormous kite.
Footage from a pageant within the seaside city of Nanlioao, Taiwan on Sunday confirmed a gaggle of helpers struggling to include the large size of orange materials as they had been battered by heavy winds.
The gang’s cheers from the kite first chickening out quickly turned to screams of horror when the top of the kite’s lengthy tail adopted — with the little woman caught up and hovering with it.
The woman, mentioned to weigh simply 28 kilos, was repeatedly tossed round, in keeping with The Solar, which cited native stories that she went as excessive as 100-feet within the air.
She spent not less than 30 seconds being tossed round within the air earlier than lastly being lowered shut sufficient for a gaggle of festival-goers to drag her to security.
Amazingly, the teen — solely recognized by the surname Lin — escaped critical harm, struggling solely delicate scratches to her face and neck, officers informed Taiwan Information.
It was not instantly clear how she turned caught up within the kite, which appeared to have been wrapped round her abdomen, the report mentioned.
The annual pageant was referred to as off after the horrifying incident.
“The city government team offers its sincere apology to the victim and the public,” Nanlioao’s mayor Lin Chih-chien mentioned, in keeping with the paper.