One year anniversary of Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom tragic accident - WDRB 41 Louisville News

One year anniversary of Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom tragic accident

Saturday marks the one year anniversary of a tragic accident at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom.  Kaitlyn Lasitter had her feet severed while riding the superman tower of power ride at the park.  The 14-year old Lasitter has made tremendous progress since the accident.  The family has sued Kentucky Kingdom, the Superman Tower of Power ride has been dismantled.

Lasitter and her parents made an emotional trip to Capitol Hill to talk about federal oversight for amusement parks.  The Lasitter's believe shoddy maintenance on the ride and the operator's inexperience led to the tragic accident.

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