Boy Hit By Bird on Roller Coaster

Freak accident Thursday at Jersey amusement park

By Shelley Laurence
|  Friday, Jul 27, 2012  |  Updated 6:42 AM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Boy Hit By Bird on Roller Coaster

AFP/Getty Images

advertisement

A boy suffered minor injuries Thursday afternoon after getting hit by a bird at Six Flags-Great Adventure in Jackson Township, NJ.

Authorities tell NBC10 the victim was riding the Kingda Ka Roller coaster, when a bird slammed into his face.

The ride was shut down for a while, but has since reopened.

The victim is going to be OK, and has quite a story to tell.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
FlyeredUp: Win 2 Tickets to Flyers Playoff Game
Win two tickets to the first... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out