15 people trapped on roller coaster at Busch Gardens in Tampa - WKRN News 2

15 people trapped on roller coaster at Busch Gardens in Tampa

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Photo courtesy of Bay News 9 Photo courtesy of Bay News 9
TAMPA, Fla. -

Fifteen people are trapped on a roller coaster at Busch Gardens in Tampa, Florida Wednesday afternoon.

The Cheetah Hunt roller coaster is the park's longest thrill ride attraction with a length of 4,400 feet and speeds up to 60-miles-per-hour.

Bay News 9 reported there is heavy rain and wind in the area of the popular theme park.

Fire crews are on the scene in an effort to rescue the ride-goers.

The Cheetah Hunt opened in May 2011.

*Bay News 9 contributed to this report.

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