Rider got stuck at 55 ft after amusement park ride lost power

Last Updated: Jul 04 2019 16:16
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A rider got stuck 55 feet above the ground in mid-air when the ride he was enjoying stopped working after power loss in an amusement park.

Bay County Fire Rescue department was called to rescue the man who got trapped on 'The Vomatron' ride on June 30.

They shared images of the rescue on Twitter alongside the caption, “An unusual rescue for #BCFR today! Crews rescued a rider from an amusement ride after the ride lost power. The rider was stuck 55 feet up. Ladder 1 was put to good use by firefighters & we are happy to report the rider, though shaken, is fine."

The incident is under investigation as to how the ride lost power.