Several cars came loose and crashed into each other. 2 people had to be cut free by firefighters. Several others were injured, including a 24 year old woman who suffered broken ribs and spinal damage.
Indiana Log Ride, Siam Park City, Thailand
One woman was killed and five injured when a faulty water pump failed to cushion the boat’s decent from a drop.
Booster, Fete des Loges, Paris, France
A gondola broke loose from the swinging arm and crashed to the ground. A father and son were killed instantly, while another two people were seriously injured.
Polar Express, Coney Island, NY, USA
A 15-year-old girl was thrown from the circular ride and sustained injuries from rolling down a hill.
Octupus, Six Flags America, USA
A 4-year-old girl fell four foot from the ride when she stood up, sustaining minor injuries.
Python, Eftelin, Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands
Workers narrowly avoided injury as they assist a stalled train that suddenly started to move. (Watch for the quick reactions of the riders!)
Air Glory, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA
A 16-year-old died in hospital after falling from the Skycoaster-style ride. Source
The Rat, Loudoun Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland
An 18-year-old worker fell 80 feet and sustained horrific injuries whilst working on the ride.
Rock ‘n Rollercoaster, Disneyland Paris, France
A Spanish teenager fell unconscious and died. Cause of death was an unknown medical condition.
Superman Tower of Power, Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, Louisville, USA
A 13-yearold girl lost her feet when the cable snapped on this drop tower ride.