Shenzhen park workers detained for further questioning
The eleven employees involved in the operation of the Space Journey ride which killed six people are currently detained, confirmed by Shenzhen police but gave no further details.
Official investigation is still going on despite the recovery of the black box last weekend. The ride which consists of 12 carriages, which in each carriage can carry four people allows riders to experience 2G acceleration. According to the ride’s manufacturer Beijing Jiuhua Amusement Rides Manufacturing Co. the ride passed all safety tests given by China Special Equipment Inspection and research institute.
The park operator still refuses to disclose the compensations payments given to the crash victims families, no agreements are being done yet, saying that some of the family members of the victims refuses to talk to the company.