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Images: Aerial performers hurt in circus accident

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The eight women fell 25 to 40 feet, landing on a dancer on the ground. The eight women fell 25 to 40 feet, landing on a dancer on the ground.

A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at a Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus performance Sunday, sending eight acrobats plummeting to the ground. A dancer below was also injured.

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