Bounce House Safety

By Brittany Sweeney |, Nick Hughes |

Published 05/15 2014 12:23AM

Updated 05/15 2014 12:43AM

MOUNTAINTOP, LUZERNE COUNTY-It's seems like a harmless way to entertain children at a party.

May12th we were reminded of how dangerous a bounce house can be.

Three children were injured when the inflatable bounce house they were in because of strong wind.

In The Journal of Pediatrics, researchers said more than 30 children are taken to emergency rooms each day in this country with an injury associated with an inflatable bouncer.

Now a local company who provides the party favorites explains how to avoid something like this.

Harold Fisher is the owner of The Mountain Top Bounce House company called "The Moonwalk Guy Inc."

He says he can see how the toy got swept away.

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