THRILLSEEKERS have been left stranded 200ft above the bottom after Blackpool Excitement Seaside’s Giant One rollercoaster broke down this afternoon.
Automobiles at the experience all of sudden halted at the climb to the steep drop – leaving guests to the theme park trapped, it’s understood.
That is the terrifying second Blackpool Excitement Seaside’s Giant One rollercoaster seems to wreck down – moments from the dropCredit score: Lancs Reside/MEN Media
The experience is the United Kingdom’s tallest. Guests have been free of carriages and walked back offCredit score: Bav Media
The rollercoaster is the tallest in the United Kingdom, attaining 235ft at its top.
Pictures posted on-line presentations the instant riders got here to a prevent seconds from the drop.
Specifically-trained park staff have been then noticed mountain climbing steps along the experience, which used to be in the past referred to as the Pepsi Max.
The participants of personnel have been ready to realize get admission to to the carriage to loose guests.
One Twitter person had simply had their flip when the experience broke down, Lancashire Reside studies.
They posted: “Whilst you’ve simply were given off the Giant One and the following automobile will get caught on the best.”
The Giant One can also be noticed for miles around the Fylde sea coast.
It’s now not the primary time passengers have were given caught on a experience on the park.
This time final 12 months, a father and a five-year-old boy have been amongst a gaggle of other people left stranded on the best of the picket, twin-track Grand Nationwide experience.
The dad blasted the park on social media, calling their ordeal “completely farcical”.
Body of workers on the Excitement Seaside needed to climb up the experience, which used to be inbuilt 1935 and stands 62ft tall, to escort guests again to the bottom.
The general public too can now pay to stroll up and down the 420 steps to soak up the perspectives from the highest.
Blackpool Excitement Seaside has been approached for remark.
One customer wrote on social media: ‘Whilst you’ve simply were given off the Giant One and the following automobile will get caught on the best’Credit score: Lancs Reside/MEN Media