Circus Circus roller coaster closes after woman falls from ride

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FOX NEWS - A thrill-seeker in Las Vegas ended up in the hospital after falling from a rollercoaster at Circus Circus on Monday afternoon.

The woman, who was not identified, was riding the El Loco Roller Coaster at the casino’s indoor Adventuredome amusement park when the incident occurred, authorities say. The ride was subsequently issued a “prohibited use” notice by the Clark County Building and Fire Prevention department.

The El Loco attraction remained closed as of Wednesday.

The extent of the woman’s injuries, or details as to how she fell from the ride, were not disclosed.