Firefighters simulate rescue on Joker's Jinx

Posted Friday, May 9, 2003 4:50 AM | Contributed by Lorrie

Maryland firefighters simulated the rescue of an injured worker and a friend on Joker's Jinx at Six Flags America yesterday. Firefighters had to scale the complex structure 75 feet up to reach the "victim."

Read more from AP via WRAL/Raleigh.

Related parks

Friday, May 9, 2003 8:10 AM
Aside from the actual practice this kind of drill is great for improving communications with emergency services.
Friday, May 9, 2003 10:30 AM
The link isn't working at this time arghh! but I did read a similar story about it on SFN.

You might be able to find a link to the story on but its was posted a few days ago so it may have been deleted by now.

Friday, May 9, 2003 2:23 PM
rollergator's avatar Wow, counting Premier's lapbar retrofit, this is the SECOND time that a *rescue* has been performed on JJ....*cue rimshot*
"Like most problems in life, it's nothing that can't be solved with a little bending"...Bender, Futurama

You must be logged in to post

POP Forums - ©2021, POP World Media, LLC