California says restraint on Perilous Plunge not adequate (updated)

Posted Wednesday, March 20, 2002 7:26 AM | Contributed by Jeff

California's agency that regulates ride safety says that Perilous Plunge at Knott's Berry Farm had "inadequate" restraints and that contributed to the accident that led to the death of an overweight woman last September when she was ejected from the ride. The state says the restraint system should be modified to accommodate all sizes of riders.

Read more from KFWB.

Additional information is available from the LA Times.

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