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Advisory panel wants carnival rides inspected before operation

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A state advisory council says the government should inspect new permanent carnival rides before they open to the public.

But the group says it's not ready to suggest that the state inspect all rides once-a-year.

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Wisconsin's amusement ride code has been under the microscope since last summer when a 16-year-old girl died after falling 50-feet from a giant swing ride in Oshkosh.

Officials said a worker failed to fasten the girl properly.

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