Six other people, including three children, were seriously injured in the accident in the Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, India, on Sunday night.
According to the reports, people at the fair said that they had noticed the loose bolt and had even alerted the official present at the ground. The official, however, didn’t act as he was drunk.
India.com alleges the official had failed to act because he was drunk at the time of the incident.
This article originally appeared on New Idea.