Watch the harrowing moment the Smiler crashed at Alton Towers
CCTV footage has been released of the harrowing moment two carriages on Alton Towers' Smiler rollercoaster crashed.
The video has been released by the Health and Safety Executive after the first day of the sentencing hearing for the theme park's parent company, Merlin Attractions Operations Ltd.
Alton Towers operator Merlin Attractions Operations Ltd has been told it is facing a fine which could top £10 million after admitting a health and safety breach on the 14-loop ride.
Yesterday, Stafford Crown Court heard that the kinetic energy involved in the crash on June 2, 2015, was equivalent to... read more
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