Stuck On Florida Rollercoaster For 2 Hours: Terrified Riders Finally Rescued

Category: Media & Culture / Oct 10, 2013 11:03AM EDT

The Rip Ride Rocket is a terrifying attraction at Universal theme park in Florida. Standing 17 stories tall this roller-coaster reaches speeds of 65 miles per hour. 12 Thrill seekers however got more than bargained for when they were stranded on the roller-coaster for more than 2 hours.

Firefighters managed to rescue the terrified riders, and one passenger was taken to hospital for minor injuries. The rest of the riders were all safe.

A spokesperson for the theme park could not be reached for comment.


Video Courtesy Of Reuters