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Texas / Roller Coaster Accident #1048331

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 21, 2013
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Arlington, Texas: Charles Hadlock) The investigation into the death of a woman, Rosie Esfarza†, on a roller coaster in Texas at Six Flags Over Texas reviewed; scenes shown of the Texas Giant ride now shut down. [Witnesses Carmen BROWN††, Nadine KELLEY†- describe what happened on the ride.] A statement from Six Flags quoted. [Amusement park ride safety expert Ken MARTIN†- says there is no oversight of rides.] The repeated call from Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey for amusement ride legislation noted.

Holt, Lester;
Hadlock, Charles

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