Girl dies at Six Flags Great America

Posted Thursday, August 17, 2006 9:35 AM | Contributed by etuftedal

A 10-year-old girl from Arlington Heights collapsed and died Wednesday evening at Six Flags Great America. The girl went to the amusement park with her 63-year-old grandmother and her cousins. Witnesses say the girl had been on a ride in the Camp Cartoon Network part of the park, possibly the Spaceley Sprocket Roller Coaster. As she ran to family members, she suddenly collapsed. Later, the release stated, it was learned the girl had a history of heart trouble.

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