Police said Monday that a woman was injured at Fujikyu Highland in Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, on Sunday after a bolt fell from a rollercoaster.
According to the theme park operator, the bolt fell due to a breakage that occurred on the Eejanaika ride at around 12:30 p.m., TBS reported. The company said that the rollercoaster underwent a scheduled check on Sunday morning before the park opened and that nothing out of the ordinary was logged.
Police said the ride was in operation and the woman was walking beneath it when the bolt fell and struck her on the head, causing minor injuries.
The ride opened in 2006.© Japan Today