Recent News & Updates

Casino Pier Ridding Themselves of Antique Carousel

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 14 Jul : 14:59
After a devastating storm in 1962 and the most recent, Hurricane Sandy... Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, New Jersey is looking to rid themselves of a "Classic Jersey Shore Icon"! Plans for the removal of the antique carousel are underway, whether it's piece by piece or as one. The handcrafted wooden rotating sculpture will be no more as of the of this summer season... It is the last piece of what locals here at the Jersey Shore remember from the "original" boardwalk!

Terra Mitica: Teenager Killed After Being Thrown From Coaster

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 08 Jul : 23:34
A teenager has been killed after his harness failed to stay remain closed while riding "Hell" at Terra Mitica Theme Park in Benidorm, Spain. The 18-year old boy who was on holiday with his family and a friend received numerous injuries including fractures and head wounds. No official word on the reason for the harness failure has been given. The ride is closed indefinitely while an investigation is underway. The family of the young man has made no statement at this time.

Six Flags Magic Mountain: Four Riders Injured During Accident on Ninja

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 07 Jul : 23:38
Four riders have been injured after a train on Ninja at Six Flags Magic Mountain struck a fallen tree causing the train to derail. The incident occurred before 6pm PST. The four riders received minor injuries from the incident and were not in any life threatening status. Live news reports following the incident displayed the front car of the suspended train dangling at an angle. All riders were removed from the ride safely. A full investigation is underway.

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