Great Escape's Sky Ride reopens after fall last weekend

July 01, 2017 12:02 AM

QUEENSBURY - The Sky Ride is back open at the Great Escape.

A 14-year-old girl dangled from the ride before falling 25-feet and being caught by the people below last weekend.

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The park says the ride had a thorough review by maintenance and safety engineers, as well as the state Department of Labor. They say everything was working properly.

Out of what they call "an abundance of caution," they have added an extra restraint that goes between the riders' legs.


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