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[11 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
State Officials Investigate Space Mountain Accident

State officials are investigating an accident that occurred at Disneyland’s Space Mountain attraction, which left a 68 year old machinist with critical injuries.
The machinist was testing a vehicle on the ride at the time the accident occurred. Initial information reported the man, Christopher Monday,  was struck by the vehicle, but how this happened is still being investigated. What we do know is that Monday suffered critical back, chest and head injuries and was taken to a local hospital.
Suzi Brown, a spokeswoman for Disneyland Resort, said the ride had been cleared …

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[26 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Paris Shuts Down Ride after Visitors were Injured

Sources say that “Thunder Mountain,” a train ride in the Disneyland Paris theme park, was closed on Monday after several guests were injured due to a piece of scenery that fell onto one of the carriages.
Thierry Bonnet, deputy prefect for the Seine-et-Marne region where the park is located, stated that “a piece of scenery made from fibreglass and wood broke off and fell onto one of the carriages. There were 25 people on board.”
While the ride had to be temporarily shut down, the rest of the park remained open. Five …