What’s more fun than a day’s outing to an amusement park? Most of us love those few seconds of thrills, chills and adrenaline rushes, and consider them well worth the line up and ticket price. Tragically for some, a day at the park wasn’t so amusing. When things go awry, thrills can turn deadly. There have been some serious injuries and gruesome deaths at these pleasure grounds over the years. Some are the result of ride malfunction, human error, arson or just stupid patrons. One loose screw could make the difference between life or death. Don’t worry, most people enjoy midway rides unscathed. But when a mishap occurs, those squeals of laughter can turn into screams of horror. Watch these 10 unfortunate theme park disasters from around the world.
It may just turn you off rides forever.