CHENNAI: Four youths had a narrow escape after the roller coaster they were riding on failed to stop and rammed another one due to mechanical fault at an amusement park on East Coast Road on Wednesday.
However, due to mechanical fault, the roller coaster continued to move and rammed another roller coaster stationed on the same track.Those sitting in the front compartments took the hit while the others escaped unhurt.Witnesses also told police during questioning they heard people screaming after a huge noise.
As the ride was about to stop near a platform, Srinivasan attempted to apply brakes.
The amusement park employees cordoned off the area after the incident.The Neelankarai police have registered a case.
Operator Srinivasan, 21, a resident of Neelankarai , gave them instructions before starting the ride.
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