Amusement park ride shocks, injures 6 children

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NEW LONDON, Conn. – Thrill-seekers love theme parks.

A ride called The Scrambler is pretty popular at amusement parks, but not so amusing in Connecticut where 6 kids were electrically shocked while on the ride Tuesday afternoon.\

Police said one child's hands were slightly burned and all six kids suffered minor injuries. Park officials shut down the ride immediately.

“They are looking into all the possibilities of there is a loose ground under a frayed wire anything,” Officer Peter Reichard of the New London Police Department said.