11 people stranded when E.T. ride stops

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Firefighters rescued 11 people who were trapped when the E.T. ride at Universal Studies stopped due to a technical glitch.
Universal Studios officials say the ride stopped about 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
The Orlando Fire Department sent in a team with a ladder to rescue the guests, who were stranded 8 to 10 feet off the ground.
The rescue was completed shortly after 7 p.m., but the ride remained shut down.
No further details were immediately available.


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