File photo. (Photo by Philipp Guelland/Getty Images)
Photo: Philipp Guelland/Getty Images
Photo: Philipp Guelland/Getty Images

6 children taken to hospital after camel gets spooked at circus 

>> Read more trending news 

Video sent to Channel 11 appears to show a camel running out of the ring with at least one person clinging to its back.

Several witnesses claim there were both children and adults on the back of a camel when it became spooked.

None of the kids were seriously hurt, but they were taken to an area hospital as a precaution.

This is a developing story. Check back with WPXI.com for updates.

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X