Roller coaster derails in Florida, 2 injured after falling 34 feet
Two people have been injured after falling some 34 feet to the ground after the roller coaster they were riding derailed at the Daytona Beach Boardwalk in Daytona Beach, Fla.
Videos shared by the Daytona Beach Fire Department showed firefighters rescuing riders who were stuck in the dangling roller coaster.
DB Firefighters working as fast as they can to rescue 2 riders that are in a dangling rollercoaster car pic.twitter.com/v0UrChJdHC
— DaytonaBeachFireDept (@DaytonaBeachFD) June 15, 2018
Ten riders were extricated from the roller coaster. The two people who fell from a height were alert and not seriously injured, said authorities.