Friday, October 25, 2013

Amusement Park Accidents

Amusement Park Accidents

Timeline Of Terroristic Incidents

5 Hurt When NC Fair Vortex Ride Starts Up October 24, 2013 At the North Carolina State Fair in Raleigh, five were injured, two seriously as they were getting of the Vortex pendulum-swing thrill ride ride when it started up unexpectedly. It was 11 years on the same day when a worker was killed by a ride at that fair. There was a crashing sound and then two people were seen face down, as the ride operator fell to his knees crying. Five passengers were ejected and were all initially unconscious after trying to exit. The victims were ages 14 to 39.


  • articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com › Accident
    Feb 26, 2013 · KOCHI: A young man lost his life in an accident at an amusement parksituated on the outskirts of the city on Monday morning. As the cart moved forward, he lost his balance and fell on the side of the cart. He was caught under the wheels of another cart passing by. ...the cart had safety bars to prevent people from falling. "We don't know how the accident occurred. Either someone might have pushed him out of the cart or he might have stood up....

October 02, 2012 In Chennai, India, a 20 year old airline attendant was killed when she was thrown off the "Giant Wheel" amusement park ride Two persons including the ride operator were arrested as the cause was investigated.

Source: Air hostess dies in accident at amusement park
Wednesday, October 03, 2012 Chennai: A 20-year-old air-hostess working for a private airline was Tuesday killed in a freak accident during an adventure ride at an amusement park in the city outskirts.

ibnlive.in.com › India › West Bengal
Aug 22, 2012 · Kolkata: Fun turned to horror for visitors at Nicco Park, an amusementpark in Kolkata. Revellers, many of them minors, toppled from a 20 feet high water

  • news.in.msn.com/national/article.aspx?cp-documentid=250564410
    Aug 21, 2012 · Kolkata: At least 17 people, mostly school children, were injured when the connecting rope of a "swirl ride" snapped in a amusement park at Salt Lake ...