SAN DIEGO (AP) – Police say more than a dozen people are trapped on a ride at SeaWorld in San Diego.

San Diego police tell FOX5 News that around six gondolas stopped functioning Monday night after a big gust of wind tripped a circuit breaker on “Bayside Skyride.” Authorities estimate that between 15 and 30 people are trapped, some of them in gondolas suspended above water.

READ MORE: California Woman Avoided Prison By Faking Cancer, Forging Notes; Sentence Now Tripled

The National Weather Service says it was about 49 degrees in San Diego at the time.

READ MORE: Electra Fire: Firefighters Strengthening Control Lines, Some Amador County Evacuation Warnings Downgraded

Officials with the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department are working to rescue passengers.

 

MORE NEWS: Getting Answers: Why Were Some Firefighters Turned Away From Assisting With Electra Fire?

Copyright 2019 The Associated Press.