Army Amputee Thrown From Ny Roller Coaster, Dies

Army amputee thrown from NY roller coaster, dies

DARIEN, N.Y. (AP) -- An investigation is under way into a roller coaster accident in upstate New York that killed a U.S. Army veteran who had been trying to rebuild his life after losing both legs in Iraq....

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    But, he was a a fighter and survived. …Which makes this story so much more tragic. Hackemer was thrown from the roller coaster Ride of Steel at the Darien Lake Theme Park Resort near Buffalo. He fell from the 208-foot-tall ride and died. He was ...
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  • Army amputee thrown from NY roller coaster, dies
    DARIEN, N.Y. (AP) — A U.S. Army veteran who lost both legs in Iraq and had been trying to rebuild his life was killed after he was thrown from a roller coaster at an upstate New York amusement park. Teams of inspectors on Saturday were examining the Ride ...
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  • Army Amputee Thrown from Roller Coaster, Dies
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