After Roller Coaster Death, How Safe Are Thrill Rides?
Description:A German roller coaster maker is sending officials to a North Texas amusement park to inspect a ride after a woman fell to her death. Tobias Lindnar, a project manager for Gerstlauer Amusement Rides in Munsterhausen, Germany, told The Dallas Morning News that the company will investigate what led to Friday's fatal accident at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington.
Witnesses said the woman expressed concern about roller coaster's safety bar not completely engaging as the ride started.(1:39)