An initial investigation shows no sign of foul play in the death of a woman who fell from a roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas, authorities said Saturday.
“At this point of the investigation, it does not appear there was any foul play or criminality associated with this tragic incident,” according to a statement released by the Arlington Police Department.
Six Flags confirmed that a woman died Friday while riding the Texas Giant roller coaster, but did not provide further details.
“Since the safety of our guests and employees in our number one priority, the ride has been closed pending further investigation,” the theme park said in a statement.
Witnesses: Woman fell off roller coaster
Park medical staff and local paramedics responded immediately to the scene, the park said.
Gabe Flores said he was next in line at the amusement park.