Authorities worked frantically to rescue passengers from dangling car.
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The incident happened at Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia, CA, around 5:30pm. Passengers on the Ninja were shocked when they heard what one witness called a “big boom”. Many people thought an explosion had occurred, but in reality, the Ninja, described by Six Flags as the “Black Belt of Roller Coasters", crashed into some pine tree branches that had fallen across the track and caused the cars to derail. (Continue reading full story here.)