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Roller Coaster Dangers

ATLANTA, GA (KAIT) - It's a part of summer that many families experience, heading to a theme park and enjoying a thrilling ride on a roller coaster.

But after several high-profile incidents, including a death last week, there are new calls to take a closer look at thrill rides and possible dangers.

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