Disney employee killed in accident at Animal Kingdom
Written by Robert Niles
A Walt Disney World employee died this morning after suffering a head injury while working on the Primeval Whirl roller coaster at Disney's Animal Kingdom yesterday.Tweet
Primeval Whirl is currently down for refurbishment, and the employee was part of the refurbishment team.
No other information is available about the cast member yet. This is the second Disney cast member to die of head injuries while working on the spinning coaster.
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