United States: Ride malfunction at Cedar Point traps parkgoers, injures 7

Posted on July 21, 2013 • Filed under: Tourists Injured, United-States

According to upi.com, summer is amusement park season. But the experience was marred for a group of visitors to Ohio’s popular Cedar Point park, when the boat on their water ride rolled backward down a hill and landed upside down in the water, the Sandusky Register reported Friday. Operators of the ride, called “Shoot to Thrill,” immediately shut it down and rushed to help passengers out of the fallen boat, as did police officers and passersby. Read article

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