Tag Archives: accident

Disneyland Cast Member Hospitalized After Accident at Space Mountain

Our thoughts and wishes for a speedy recovery go out to the Disneyland maintenance worker who was hospitalized in critical condition after an after-hours accident at Space Mountain. The incident occurred on October 3rd after the park had closed. The … Continue reading

Posted in Disneyland | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Disney Settles With Family Whose 9-year old Boy Died in Accident with Disney Bus

The family of the 9-year old boy who died after riding his bike off the sidewalk and into the side of a Disney transport bus near Fort Wilderness has reached a settlement with Disney that will keep this case out … Continue reading

Posted in Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Characters In Flight Balloon Ride Closed at Orlando’s Downtown Disney

After an accident with a similarly constructed attraction, the Downtown Disney Balloon ride “Characters in Flight” has been closed for inspection. The accident yesterday at Ocean Park, Hong Kong, injured four on the SkyStar balloon and one of the ground … Continue reading

Posted in Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

RIP Dan Wheldon, Indianapolis 500 Champion

Besides Disney my other real fandom is that of racing, particularly open wheel racing. So as I posted early this year, I was very pleased when this year’s Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon was feted at Walt Disney World with … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Aladdin Accident Video – Flipped Flying Carpet Stops Show

On September 25th at the 4:50 pm show of Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular at California Adventure there was a frightening malfunction of the flying carpet effect during the show. Thankfully, redundant safety systems prevented any real injury, but the … Continue reading

Posted in Disneyland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments