Kentucky Kingdom managers says drop ride should have auto shut down in case of cable break

Posted Wednesday, December 19, 2007 9:31 AM | Contributed by Jeff

An amusement park ride where a girl's legs were severed last summer was not designed to stop automatically in case a cable broke, the park's maintenance chief said in a deposition. John Schmidt, ride maintenance manager for Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom, said the Superman Tower of Power should have been designed differently.

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