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Angry Chinese parents halt theme park’s roller-coaster ride after rebellious daughter sneaks on

08 February 2017 05:25:00 South China Morning Post - News feed

Angry parents forced theme park operators in China to halt a roller coaster part-way through the ride after discovering their rebellious daughter had sneaked onto the attraction without permission, mainland media reported. Dozens of people were left stranded in their seats on Monday afternoon when the roller coaster came to a premature standstill at Queershan Park, in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, the news portal 163.com reported. Girl, 13, dies after being thrown off ride at...

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Twenty people trapped on Australian roller coaster ride

11 January 2017 08:53:26 GMA News Online / News

Twenty people were trapped for almost two hours at the top of a roller coaster ride at a theme park on Australia&s Gold Coast on Wednesday, said emergency services, only a few months after an accident on a neighboring theme park ride killed four people.

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Twenty people rescued from roller coaster in Australia

11 January 2017 08:31:54 timesofmalta.com

Twenty people were trapped and later rescued from the top of the Arkham Asylum roller coaster ride at a theme park on Australia's Gold Coast. Four people were helped down by emergency personnel using a ladder platform, the spokeswoman said. Australian media said that there were no reports of injuries but a triage area had been set up within the park. General Manager of Movie World, Greg Young was quoted by local media as saying there was a mechanical problem with a chain on the ride.

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Twenty people trapped on Australian roller coaster ride

11 January 2017 06:35:58 WN.com - World News

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Twenty people were trapped for almost two hours at the top of a roller coaster ride at a theme park on Australia's Gold Coast on Wednesday, said emergency services, only a few months after an accident on a neighboring theme park ride killed four people....

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Yes! Oh no!! Tigers, Tide fans ride emotional roller coaster

10 January 2017 10:02:41 WN.com - World News

Yes! Oh no!! Tigers, Tide fans ride emotional roller coaster ......

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Part horse race, part roller coaster: Welcome to BMX

18 August 2016 08:24:29 WN.com - World News

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Imagine a horse race that starts on a ramp about three stories high, then winds down a quarter-mile track with as many bumps and twists as a roller-coaster ride. ......

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Watch: Roller Coaster Jumps Track, Injures 10 People

27 June 2016 15:18:49 WN.com - America News

The inverted roller coaster at a Scottish theme park derailed, hit the ride's support and crashed to the ground, police said. ......

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Roller coaster comes off rails, falls 30 feet onto children's ride

27 June 2016 09:24:16 The Asian Age

10 people have been injured after a roller coaster carriage derailed and fell 30 feet onto a children's ride in Scotland. Pictures on Twitter showed people trying to help those trapped in an upside down carriage. London: A roller coaster carriage at a theme park in Scotland came off its rails on Sunday and fell 30 feet (nine metres) onto a children's ride, local media reported, with police saying 10 people had been injured. The Daily Record newspaper cited eyewitness reports saying the carriage, carrying 10 people, on the Tsunami ride at MD's theme park in Motherwell in southern Scotland flew off the rails as it turned a corner and plummeted to the ground. "A serious incident occurred at MD's today involving the Tsunami roller coaster. We have all emergency services on site to assist. The theme park is closed until further notice," a spokeswoman for the park said in a statement. Lanarkshire Police said in a statement on Twitter that 10 casualties had been confirmed and an investigation was under way. The Scottish ambulance service earlier said six ambulance crews, a special operations response team and emergency doctors had been sent to the park.

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Wild ride: Roller coaster carriage derails and plunges nine metres, injuring 10 at Scottish theme park

27 June 2016 03:24:25 South China Morning Post - World feed

A roller coaster carriage at a theme park in Scotland came off its rails on Sunday and fell nine metres onto a children’s ride, local media reported, with police saying 10 people had been injured.

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10 children, adults hurt after roller coaster plummets in Scotland

27 June 2016 00:07:10 WN.com - World News

Three children were in serious condition after the roller coaster went off the tracks.         ......

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