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TER­RI­FIED chil­dren were trapped 50ft in the air on a roller coaster af­ter a wheel al­legedly flew off.

Twenty-one peo­ple were stuck for over two hours on the Crazy Train ride at Gul­liver’s World in War­ring­ton be­fore be­ing res­cued.

The mum of a trapped girl said: “Staff had no idea what to do and flapped about – par­ents had to call the emer­gency ser­vices.

“Chil­dren were cry­ing and scream­ing. It was just aw­ful.” A FOR­MER Brit sol­dier has been handed a jail sen­tence in Turkey af­ter fight­ing Is­lamic State.

Joe Robin­son, 25, of Ac­cring­ton, Lancs, was ar­rested on hol­i­day and ac­cused of fight­ing with the Kur­dish mili­tia.

Robin­son was “bro­ken” by the sen­tence of seven years and six months, but re­port­edly re­mains on bail while plan­ning an ap­peal.

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