INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Department of Homeland Security and other state agencies are reminding people to be alert for safety concerns when attending county fairs and other local festivals.
The agencies remind fair-goers to report suspicious activity and also to be alert for severe weather. They also say don't board a ride if broken parts are visible, if there are signs of improper maintenance or if it is being run by an inattentive operator. Every ride should have a prominently displayed Homeland Security permit.
The also advise people to wash hands or use hand sanitizer after touching animals, and not to eat food inside of the barns. They say animals at the fair are in a noisy, crowded and unfamiliar environment and may easily become dangerous if spooked or scared.
RECALL: Kroger recalls 4 types of spices
Kroger is recalling four different spices from stores all over most of Indiana.
Asbestos concerns halt renovation of IU building
Renovations have been stopped at an Indiana University building due to health concerns.
CALL 6: Couple says they never got wedding pics
“It’s not about the money, this is about the memories, our life, our beautiful moment."
All kids in church bus crash out of hospital
At least fifteen people were hurt when a bus chartered from Fishers crashed into an SUV on I-64 in Kentucky Monday morning.
Indy mom warns others after close encounter
An Indianapolis mother is warning others after a frightening experience she had this weekend in a crowded parking lot on the city’s…