2 riders fall from parade floats
NEW ORLEANS - Two riders fell from floats during Mardi Gras parades Sunday.
One of the riders, who was a part of the Krewe of Alla, is in critical condition.
The Alla rider fell from the upper deck near Lee Circle, according to New Orleans EMS officials.
The second, a rider in the Krewe of King Arthur, is stable.
EMS officials say the law requires to wear tethers.