Axar.az
UP
18 January 2018


Rollercoaster crash in Madrid: 26 wounded

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

At least 26 people have been injured at a theme park in Spain after two train cars collided on a rollercoaster.

Axar.az reports citing Sky News.

The accident occurred when a car completed a loop and failed to stop, crashing into the back of another car.

An emergency services spokesman said: "There are 26 injured as of now, all of them lightly, mostly bruises.

"The patients are being taken to hospital to be examined more thoroughly."

The accident took place on the TNT Tren de la Mina rollercoaster at the Parque de Atracciones in Madrid, one of Spain's oldest theme parks.

The rollercoaster reaches a height of 17.5 meters and travels through waterfalls at a maximum speed of 35mph, according to the theme park's website.

The Parque de Atracciones opened in 1969 in Casa de Campo, the largest park in the Spanish capital.

Date
2017.07.16 / 20:59
Author
Axar.az
Comments
loading...
See also

'UK's new minister for loneliness is a patch-up solution'

White House approve nuclear strikes to counter cyber attacks

Trump approval rating lowest for any first-year president

US retains restrictions against Russian media

France clarifies position on czarist-era bond debt claims

Bitcoin crashes below $10,000, half its peak in Dec.

Syria talks to be held in Vienna next week

Suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers kill 12

Iran: Israel seeks rifts in Lebanon for its own interests

Washington has no plans to interfere in Russia's election

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla