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April 10, 2014 6:57 PM

NC State Fair’s Vortex incident becomes high-profile lawsuit

A legal battle that could take years began Thursday, nearly six months after a horrible malfunction sent people flying from an amusement ride at the N.C. State Fair. Four family members who were aboard the Vortex filed a lawsuit Thursday against a ride worker, the owner of the Vortex and two midway companies.

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