Six Flags Death Investigation
On Friday, July 19, 2013 at around 6:45 p.m., Arlington Fire, EMS, and Police responded to Six Flags Over Texas, located at 2201 E. Road To Six Flags, in reference to a woman who had fallen from a train car while riding a roller-coaster. The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. Arlington Police arrived on scene and conducted interviews with employees and witnesses. At this point of the investigation, it does not appear that there was any foul play or criminality associated with this tragic incident. Arlington Fire Department assisted with the recovery of the deceased.
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner will release the identity of the deceased after all next of kin notifications have been made. You can access their press release system by clicking here: http://www.tarrantcounty.com/eMedicalExaminer/site/default.asp
For corporate inquiries related to Six Flags, please contact Communications Manager Sharon Parker via email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 817-640-8900 ext. 4173.
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Arlington Police Report #130040373