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1 teen dead, another injured in carnival ride accident

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A teenager was killed and two others were hurt in a carnival ride accident in El Paso

A female teenager was killed Friday night when she was ejected from a spinning carnival ride at an El Paso, Texas, church, local police have confirmed.

Another female teenager, who also was ejected from "The Sizzler" ride at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, sustained injuries and was rushed to a local hospital. Her condition is unknown

A third female teenager, who was not ejected from the ride, was treated at the scene but did not sustain any injuries, El Paso Police Department Sgt. Enrique Carrillo told ABC News.

The ride was part of the church's Dias De Los Ninos Fiesta celebration.

ABCNews contributed to this report
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