[Ed. note: This is another case where we like to call out poor excuses of journalism in our little corner of the Internet. -J]
According to The Republican, a cable snapped on Six Flags New England's Goliath, a giant inverted boomerang. The ride was not operating with people The reporter managed to find a guest who witnessed it, and goes on for many paragraphs talking about how serious it was, and how much he needed to know what happened.
Read the "article" from The Republican.
Update, 7/15/16: In a follow up, The Republican quotes a state agency that, wait for it, describes this as a non-event.