Taiwan kite festival accident sees 3-year-old girl lifted high into the air as crowd watches on

Local news reports a three-year-old girl caught in kite strings and was lifted due to strong winds in Taipei.

A video that has been circulating on social media shows the girl entangled to a kite and being swept up by strong winds before she fell into a crowd of spectators.

Fortunately, the child only suffered minor injuries and was treated for some minor cuts.

The festival was suspended after the accident.