The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo40° Patchy Fog

Saturday

Hi57° Patchy Fog

Saturday Night

Lo39° Mostly Clear

Sunday

Hi54° Increasing Clouds

Sunday Night

Lo42° Chance Rain

Monday

Hi52° Chance Rain

Monday Night

Lo46° Chance Rain

Tuesday

Hi57° Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday Night

Lo47° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday

Hi58° Slight Chc Rain

Suit filed against Six Flags in Texas Giant roller coaster death

Send to Kindle
Print This

FORT WORTH — On the same day that Six Flags Over Texas announced the reopening of the Texas Giant, the family of a Dallas woman killed in July in a fall from the roller coaster sued the amusement park, saying park operators were negligent in not having an adequate restraint system in place despite previous fatalities at other parks.

Rosa Esparza, 52, of Dallas was killed July 19 on her first visit to the amusement park in Arlington. The suit says Esparza was upside down in her seat and holding on for “dear life” before she was thrown to her death.

View my optionsorSign in