Roof of Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls catches fire at Islands of Adventure

Posted Sunday, January 2, 2011 1:24 PM | Contributed by CPJ

Fire investigators are trying to determine what caused a roof to catch fire and force the evacuation of Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls ride at Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure. The smoky, two-alarm blaze erupted on the roof of an area through which cars that look like logs carry passengers, said Orlando Deputy Fire Chief Greg Hoggatt. It grew quickly.

Read more from The Orlando Sentinel.

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Sunday, January 2, 2011 2:31 PM

I guess Snidley Whiplash finally let the bomb explode.

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Sunday, January 2, 2011 7:58 PM

:(
*is going to Orlando in 4 days; sad to not get to ride*

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Sunday, January 2, 2011 10:16 PM

I guess Snidley Whiplash finally let the bomb explode.

That was my exact thought...except I did not know his name!

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Sunday, January 2, 2011 10:35 PM

Ha. So sad. Love this ride.

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Sunday, January 2, 2011 11:06 PM

Unlike the park guest anthony rosa, I would quickly jump on the ride once it reopens

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