Log boat ride accident kills one person, injures five in Thailand

Posted Wednesday, October 24, 2007 9:48 AM | Contributed by Jeff

A power cut caused a fun-ride accident that killed one person and injured five others, four of them children. Pachadaporn Konggrarian, 34, received a severe head injury and complained of abdominal pain. She died five hours later in hospital. The accident happened on the Indiana Log ride about noon at Siam Park. The six people were riding in two boats gliding down a slope, about 20m high, when the amusement park's electricity system malfunctioned.

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