Riders fall 34-feet to the ground from dangling rollercoaster car in Florida

Posted at 6:34 PM, Jun 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-14 22:30:59-04

Two riders fell about 35-feet to the ground from a dangling rollercoaster car after a derailment in Daytona Beach, Florida, on Thursday.

The Daytona Beach Fire Department responded to the scene of the Daytona Beach Boardwalk before 9 p.m.










Nine riders total had to be extricated from the roller coaster. Six of which are being transported to the hospital, the extent of their injuries is unknown. Two of the patients fell to the ground from 34-feet, officials say.

No additional information has been released at this time.