Primeval Whirl adds safety features
Written by Mitchell Botwin
In response to the Nov. 24 death of Karn Price, while working the Primeval Whirl coaster in Animal Kingdom, Disney is installing sensor mats on the off-limits area of the ride platform beyond the passneger loading and unloading zones. The mats will shut down the ride if someone steps on the mats. They are adding striping to designate loading and unloading zones. Primeval Whirl is a wild mouse type coaster; this style of coaster has been in operation for many years. The Primeval Whirl is acutally 2 mouse coasters interwoven.Tweet
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