Disneyland cast member struck by ride vehicleby Leah Zanolla
Oct 10, 2012
After being struck by a Space Mountain ride vehicle on October 3, a Disneyland cast member remains in critical condition. The 68-year-old machinist was working on the ride when he suffered head, chest and back injuries. The vehicles reach a top speed of 30 mph. An investigation into the incident is being conducted by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health. Suzi Brown, Disneyland Resort spokeswoman, said "the ride didn't malfunction and was back in operation the next day."
- News Source
- Subscribe to receive DIS Updates and News by email!
- News Feed
- Last Updated: Oct 19, 2014 - 9:25:27 AM
Other Disneyland News Stories
- Club 33 members upset about more changes to benefits
Club 33 members are upset about increased annual dues and decreased benefits.
- New Anaheim transportation hub to open next month
A new Anaheim transportation hub is scheduled to open in early December.
- Last surviving child of Knott's founder dies
Marion Knott, youngest daughter of Knott's Berry Farm founders Walter and Cordelia Knott, passed away recently at age 92.
- Knott's Berry Farm announces new 4-D attraction
Knott's Berry Farm has announced Voyage of the Iron Reef, a new interactive ride set to open Spring 2015.
- Superheroes take over the inaugural Avengers half marathon
Runners dressed in costume for the inaugural running of the Avengers Superheroes Half Marathon this weekend in Anaheim.