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Two Riders Thrown More Than 30 Feet to the Ground as Roller Coaster Derails in Daytona Beach, Florida

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Six people have been hospitalized after a roller coaster derailed on the Boardwalk in Daytona Beach, Florida Thursday night, according to the local fire department.
Ten people were rescued from the stalled roller coaster, with some cars left dangling after the amusement park ride derailed, according to the Daytona Beach Fire Department. Six people were transported to the hospital, among them two who were thrown 34 feet to the ground in the accident, according to fire officials.
DBFD on scene at the Boardwalk in Daytona Beach rescuing riders from a roller coaster car that derailed and are...
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Daytona Beach roller coaster derails, drops 2 riders 30 feet; 6 injured

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Six people have been taken to a hospital after a roller coaster in Florida derailed, leaving some riders dangling 34 feet above the ground. According to the Daytona Beach Fire Department's Twitter account, two riders fell to the ground from the ride at Daytona Beach Boardwalk Thursday night. It...
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