Luna Park on South Frances Mediterranean coast. A theme park by the sea that brings in thousands of people wanting to have fun every day. But none of the people on the ride youre about to see had any fun when the Slingshot ride they were on SNAPPED, sending them hurtling out of control.
Its the stuff of nightmares. And after the news of UK theme park Alton Towers rollercoaster disaster a few months which resulted in multiple amputations, its terrible to hear. Are these kinds of rides too dangerous? Are they maintained properly? Should be be going on them at all ?!
The Slingshot ride is a ball when pings two thrill-seekers high into the air. But on this particular shot, something went badly wrong