Nik Wallenda Wants to Walk High-Wire At Erie County Fair

August 14, 2013 Updated Aug 14, 2013 at 8:20 PM EDT

By Ed Reilly

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August 14, 2013 Updated Aug 14, 2013 at 8:20 PM EDT

HAMBURG. N.Y. (WKBW) Superstar daredevil Nik Wallenda joined with Erie County Fair officials to announce that he is planning to walk a 200-foot high-wire at next year's Erie County Fair.

The walk is planned to coincide with the fair's 175th anniversary.

Nik Wallenda told reporters he would like to walk across the top of the fair from the midway to the grandstands.

Details still have to be worked out and an official announcement confirming the walk is expected in the future.