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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    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
    A U.S. Army veteran who lost his legs while deployed in Iraq was thrown from a 200-foot-tall roller coaster at an upstate theme park on Friday and was killed. James Thomas Hackemer, 29, was ejected from the Ride of Steel roller coaster at the Darien Lake ...
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    DARIEN, N.Y. (AP) — A U.S. Army veteran who lost his legs while deployed in Iraq has been thrown from a tall roller coaster at a theme park in upstate New York and has died. The Genesse (JEN'-uh-see) County sheriff's office says 29-year-old Gowanda (goh ...
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