“A machinist for Disneyland was critically hurt earlier this month in an accident at the theme park’s Space Mountain ride,” according to the Los Angeles Times.
According to the L.A. Times:
Details of the incident were still unclear.
Suzi Brown of the Disneyland Resort said the ride did not malfunction and that “it was cleared for normal operation.”
The Oct. 3 accident occurred as the machinist was testing a vehicle on the popular high-speed ride, said Patricia Ortiz, a California Division of Occupational Safety and Health spokeswoman.
Here are a few more details about the accident, courtesy of the O.C. Register:
Anaheim Fire Department personnel responded to the park at 9:43 p.m. and transported the employee to the hospital, said Maria Sabol, a department spokeswoman.
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