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Kings Island coaster cleared to reopen after malfunction Monday

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Kings Island's Flight of Fear is cleared to reopen after the indoor roller coaster experienced an electrical malfunction Monday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to Kings Island at about 2:45 p.m. Monday because of heavy smoke inside the building. Authorities said an electrical motor was the cause of the smoke.

Officials said approximately 18 people were exposed to the smoke and two were treated at the scene.

Don Helbig, public relations area manager at Kings Island, said the ride was cleared by the state to reopen this morning.

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