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Dollywood closes drop tower ride out of ‘abundance of caution’ after fatal fall at Orlando amusement park

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Dollywood is temporarily closing its drop tower attraction after a boy fell to his death from a similar type of ride by the same manufacturer at a park in Orlando, a spokesman for Dolly Parton's Tennessee theme park...

Orlando amusement park ride horror: Father of deceased teen speaks out

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Tyree Sampson was visiting Orlando's ICON Park on Thursday night from St. Louis, Missouri, with a football program when he unexpectedly fell off of the Free Fall ride while it was in motion. Amusement park ...

Florida amusement park visitors in shock after seeing teenager fall off ride: ‘Did you check him?’

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Tyree Sampson, 14, fell off of the Free Fall ride at Orlando's Icon park on Thursday night. After falling off the ride, one person is heard in the video asking, "Did you check him?" "Yeah. The light was on," one per...

Teenager falls to death from Florida amusement park ride

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Orange County Sheriff's Office officials confirmed to FOX 35 that the 14-year-old was transported to a hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.  Authorities reportedly said the 911 call came in just before...

Parents of 6-year-old girl killed on Colorado amusement park ride file wrongful death suit

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The parents of a 6-year-old who died on a free-fall ride at a Colorado amusement park in September have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the park, according to their attorney. Wongel Estifanos died at the Gle...

6-year-old girl dies on amusement park ride in Colorado

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A 6-year-old girl was fatally injured while riding an amusement park ride in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, according to the Garfield County Coroner's Office. The child, from Colorado Springs, was vacationing with her ...

Seagull hits teenage girl in face on NJ amusement park ride

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A teenager riding a thrill ride at a New Jersey amusement park became a viral sensation when a seagull flew into her face mid-ride. The park’s cameras not only caught the moment that it happened, but also her friend’...

A 14-year-old girl drowned at a Cincinnati-area amusement park, officials say

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A 14-year-old girl from Ohio drowned this week at a Cincinnati-area amusement park, officials said. The drowning happened Tuesday at the Aqua Adventure water park portion of Land of Illusion Adventure Park, some 40...

Father recounts Iowa amusement ride accident that killed son

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In an interview broadcast Tuesday on ABC's "Good Morning America," David Jaramillo recounted what happened when the boat capsized Saturday night on the Raging River at Adventureland Park in Altoona. "When it flipped ...

11-year-old boy dies, 3 others injured after a raft ride at an Iowa amusement park overturns

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An 11-year-old boy died and another juvenile is in critical condition after a raft ride at an Iowa amusement park overturned Saturday. Michael Jaramillo was on board the Raging River ride at Adventureland in Altoon...

Two teens were suspended for hours on a broken amusement park ride in Florida

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Those afraid of heights have a new excuse to steer clear of amusement park rides. This week, two Florida teens were suspended for a few hours on a slingshot ride around three stories high after a cable snapped, res...

Six Flags plans to open all of its amusement parks for 2021 season

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Six Flags Entertainment Corporation says it is planning to open all 26 of its amusement parks and water parks for the 2021 season, including five that were not able to operate last year because of the coronavirus pa...