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Circus Tent Collapse During Severe Storm Leaves 2 Dead, 22 Injured

 Tuesday, August 4, 2015

 FOX News

Officials said a father and his daughter were killed and at least 22 others were injured after a circus tent collapsed when a severe storm raked a New Hampshire fairground Monday night. The accident happened at around 5:30 p.m. ET as the first of two scheduled circus shows was getting underway. Sarasota, Fla.-based Walker International Events was scheduled to do the performances Monday before moving on to Vermont on Tuesday. The company did not have an immediate comment.