Ride of Steel: Man Dies in Darien Lake Roller Coaster Fall
Darien Lake: Man Dies after Falling from Roller Coaster
The victim's name has not yet been released. The accident occurred at around 5:30pm local time on July 8. the Ride of Steel is a 208-foot-high roller coaster, which reaches speeds of over 70mph.
Darien Lake is between Buffalo and Rochester in upstate New York.
A spokesperson for the park said that a man "came out" of the Ride of Steel ride and "passed away".
Darien Lake remains open, but the Ride of Steel is closed as Darien Lake staff and the Genesee County Sheriff's Department investigate the fatal accident.