Amusement Park Accidents That Will Give You Nightmares

It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt, right? When you go to amusement parks, you’re putting your safety and trust into someone else’s hands. Many people in line are afraid of the rides because they’re twisting and turning at great heights, but should you be afraid that the ride will malfunction instead? Not to say that it will…. but it happens. Just read through these terrifying tales across the world when things go terribly wrong at amusement parks. It’s not just the rides, either.

Woman Loses Arm to Lion While Giving Her Family a Tour


At 21 years old a woman was just starting her career as a zookeeper at Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay. Her family visited her at the park in 2002 and she was giving them a private tour when she was attacked by one of the park’s lions. She lost her arm at the elbow.