ST. LOUIS, July 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018, Sondra Thornhill was riding on the "Typhoon Twister" waterslide at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor of St. Louis. She was unexpectedly ejected from her raft injuring her spine.
The water slide has been shut down pending further investigation and inspections.
Ms. Thornhill is working with the personal injury attorneys of Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC in St. Louis. Attorney Geoff Meyerkord stated the law firm would conduct an investigation into the incident to determine if this was an isolated incident, or if similar circumstances have occurred or could occur again. Six Flags has not yet reopened the waterslide to the public.
WNEM CBS 5 news posted a full article regarding the "Typhoon Twister" waterslide accident, which can be viewed here: http://www.wnem.com/story/38496518/six-flags-new-ride-typhoon-twister-closed-due-to-ride-related-incident. Inquiring parties can learn more about Meyerkord & Meyerkord, LLC and injury cases the law firm accepts by visiting its official website: https://www.stlouis-personalinjury.com/.
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