Rosa Esparza

The Texas Giant (credit: CBS 11 News)

Texas Giant Builder Blames Six Flags For Death

The German manufacturer of a roller coaster from which a woman fell to her death is blaming Six Flags for the incident.

CBS 11–03/06/2014

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Six Flags Sues Texas Giant Maker

Last summer, Rosa Esparza fell to her death while riding the Texas Giant roller coaster. Now, amusement park company Six Flags is suing the maker of that thrill ride.


The Texas Giant roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Six Flags Entertainment’s Profit Falls Following Rider’s Death

Six Flags Entertainment Corp.’s net income tumbled 52 percent in the third quarter amid the death of a roller coaster rider in July.


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The Texas Giant Reopens Nearly 2 Months After Tragedy

It was designed to provide a scare for fun, not scare someone to death. The Texas Giant roller coaster reopened at Six Flags in Arlington nearly two months after a woman was flung from it to her death.