Disney Ride undergoes an apparent emergency exit due to damage
A popular one Walt Disney World The ride had to undergo an emergency evacuation after a Guest’s foot was reportedly caught between the ride and the loading/unloading platform.
Na’vi river trip popular cruise Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World and is considered a family-friendly attraction because the ship doesn’t move very fast. Unfortunately, it appears that the tour has been canceled due to an injury to a guest.
Na’vi River Journey stops
Based on WDWNT, multiple anonymous sources have confirmed this story, and on May 22 around 3:00 p.m. at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, they said, “a young guest was trapped between a boat and the Na’vi River Journey unloading platform.” Their report also states that emergency services arrived at the scene and “had to cut a hole in the platform to get the child out.”
Reports also said that there did not appear to be any serious injuries during the incident, but Disney and emergency responders have yet to confirm details.
WDWNT also stated that according to one report, “the guest’s foot was dislodged from the boat before it arrived back at the unloading platform. Upon reaching their destination, the guest’s feet and legs were trapped between said platform and the attraction boat in which they were seated. Fortunately, the Disney character operating the sight stopped the ride before irreparable damage was done to the guest’s appendix. “
As Disney states, it is important to keep all hands, arms, legs and feet inside the vehicle at all times for guest safety.
Learn more about the Na’vi River trip
Na’vi River Journey is a mystical boat ride at Disney’s Animal Kingdom themed after the popular movie ‘Avatar’. Disney circumscribes the route is as follows:
Feel the wonder as the full beauty of the extraordinary dreamscape unfolds before your eyes.
In this visually stunning and mysterious river, you can glide through a series of caves into a bioluminescent rainforest, where the sights and sounds of exotic plants and creatures radiate from every direction – even above your head.
You’ll soon be joined by the legendary Na’vi Shaman of Songs, who proves his deep connection to Pandora’s life force—and sends positive energy into the forest with the power of his music.
The Na’vi River Journey offers explorers an experience that has to be seen and heard to be believed!
At the time of publication, Na’vi River Journey is closed to guests and there is no indication of when it will reopen.
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