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|Batman The Ride|
|Manufacturer||Bolliger & Mabillard|
|Designer / calculations||Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH|
|Type||Steel - Inverted|
|Model / product||Batman|
|Riders per train||32|
|Propulsion||Chain lift hill|
Top speed50 mph
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Batman The Ride is a steel inverted roller coaster located at Six Flags Over Georgia in Austell, Georgia, USA. It is the eighth Batman clone and the fifth to be built at a Six Flags park. The ride was built by Bolliger & Mabillard and opened on May 3, 1997.
On March 13, 2015, Batman The Ride began running backwards for a period of time.
In 2008, a 17 year old teenager named Asia Ferguson lost his hat while on the ride. Afterwards, he went to retrieve the hat with a friend. Asia was struck and decapitated by the car while it was travelling. His friend was not injured.
- Backwards Batman Opening This Spring at Six Flags Over Georgia - NewsPlusNotes
- Teen Decapitated In Six Flags Accident - CBS News
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