Woman killed after fall from Six Flags ride
ARLINGTON - A woman died Friday in an accident while riding the Texas Giant roller coaster at a Six Flags amusement park.
The accident happened just after 6:30 p.m. at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington. Park spokeswoman Sharon Parker confirmed that a woman died riding the coaster but did not specify how.
Witnesses told lcal media outlets that the woman fell from the ride.
"She goes up like this. Then when it drops to come down, that's when it (the safety bar) released and she just tumbled," said Carmen Brown of Arlington.
Brown said she was waiting in line to get on the ride when the accident happened.