Updated Thursday, August 4, 2022 –
A dozen people were trapped this Wednesday afternoon for just under an hour on the roller coaster ‘Abyss’ of the Madrid Amusement Park due to a technical failure.
The events occurred after 9:00 p.m. when registering a technical stop on this roller coaster, that allows you to fall from a height of 49 meters at a total speed of 105 kilometers per hour.
Sources from the Madrid Amusement Park have explained that the “technical failure” that caused the stoppage occurred shortly before the closure of the facilities and affected a dozen people.
At that moment the security protocol was activated and the park’s own maintenance personnel managed to solve the incident in less than an hour. the trapped people they were able to get down by their own means and it was not necessary to activate the emergency services.
The Amusement Park facilities closed normally at 10:00 p.m., while those affected evacuated the park shortly after, once the incident has been resolved. This Thursday they have opened normally from 12.00.
From the Madrid Amusement Park they have recalled that all attractions are checked daily and they have a strict security protocol and have attributed the incident to a specific technical failure.
Is about one of the most exclusive roller coasters and spectacular in the world in its kind, according to the Amusement Park on its website. “Abyss” will draw figures in the air such as corkscrews, hills or inversions, which you will experience from within. chance, fall backwards,” he explains.
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